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a combining form meaning “joined, united,” “joining, union,” used in the formation of compound words:
combining form
indicating sexual union or reproduction: gamogenesis
united or fused: gamopetalous

gamo- or gam-
Sexual: gamogenesis.


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  • Gamogenesis

    [gam-uh-jen-uh-sis] /ˌgæm əˈdʒɛn ə sɪs/ noun, Biology. 1. sexual reproduction. /ˌɡæməʊˈdʒɛnɪsɪs/ noun 1. another name for sexual reproduction gamogenesis gam·o·gen·e·sis (gām’ə-jěn’ĭ-sĭs) n. The act or process of sexual reproduction.

  • Gamomania

    noun a passion for making odd or extravagant marriage proposals Word Origin gamo- marriage

  • Gamone

    /ˈɡæməʊn/ noun 1. (botany) any chemical substance secreted by a gamete that attracts another gamete during sexual reproduction

  • Gamopetalous

    [gam-uh-pet-l-uh s] /ˌgæm əˈpɛt l əs/ adjective, Botany. 1. having the petals united. /ˌɡæməʊˈpɛtələs/ adjective 1. (of flowers) having petals that are united or partly united, as the primrose Also sympetalous Compare polypetalous

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