a diploid nucleus.
a seer, the son of Amphiaraus and Eriphyle, and the brother of Alcmaeon. Historical Examples Having sent to consult the oracle of Amphilochus, he received for answer, that his affairs would go on better after his death. The Phantom World Augustin Calmet It is said that Alexander performed sacrifices in honour of Amphilochus, on account […]
a son of Poseidon, sometimes believed to be the father, by Urania, of the poet Linus.
Biology. the merging of the nuclei of the sperm and egg cells; sexual reproduction. Psychoanalysis. the combining of anal and genital eroticism in the development of sexuality. Historical Examples When a fresh nucleus has been thus formed (by amphimixis) in each of the copulating cells, they again separate. The Wonders of Life Ernst Haeckel amphimixis: […]