Definition of isogamete in English:

isogamete

noun

Biology
  • See isogamy

    • ‘Reproduction is by biflagellate isogametes, these displaying a cruciate, 11 o'clock - 5 o'clock configuration of the flagellar apparatus.’
    • ‘The haploid myxamoebae act as isogametes; individuals of different mating types pair and fuse to form diploid zygotes.’

Pronunciation

isogamete

/ˌʌɪsəˈɡamiːt/