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gametogony

Pronunciation: gam'e-tog'o-ne

Definition: A stage in the sexual cycle of sporozoans in which gametes are formed, often by schizogony.

Synonym(s): gametogonia, gamogony

[gameto- + G. gone, a begetting]

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