occurring without sexual union; germinating without impregnation; not gamic.

Botany, Mycology, .
Historical Examples

The plant, like the animal, is agamous as long as the flower and the sexual organs have not made their appearance.
Animal Parasites and Messmates P. J. Van Beneden

asexual; occurring or reproducing without fertilization

agamic a·gam·ic (ā-gām’ĭk) or ag·a·mous (āg’ə-məs)
Occurring or reproducing without the union of male and female cells; asexual or parthenogenetic.


Read Also:

  • Agana

    a seaport in and the capital of Guam. an island, belonging to the U.S., in the N Pacific, E of the Philippines: the largest of the Marianas group; U.S. naval station. 206 sq. mi. (535 sq. km). Capital: Agaña. Abbreviation: GU (for use with zip code). Historical Examples It also appears by an inscription of […]

  • Aganglionic

    aganglionic aganglionic a·gan·gli·on·ic (ā-gāng’glē-ŏn’ĭk) adj. Lacking the presence of ganglia.

  • Aganglionosis

    aganglionosis aganglionosis a·gan·gli·o·no·sis (ā-gāng’glē-ə-nō’sĭs) n. Absence of ganglion cells. Congenital absence of the myenteric plexus ganglion cells.

  • Agapae

    the love of God or Christ for humankind. the love of Christians for other persons, corresponding to the love of God for humankind. unselfish love of one person for another without sexual implications; brotherly love. (defs 1, 2). Historical Examples This contained the Saal, or meeting room, as well as the rooms necessary for holding […]

Disclaimer: Agamous definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.