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[gam-uh-jen-uh-sis] /ˌgæm əˈdʒɛn ə sɪs/

noun, Biology.
sexual reproduction.
another name for sexual reproduction

gamogenesis gam·o·gen·e·sis (gām’ə-jěn’ĭ-sĭs)
The act or process of sexual reproduction.


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