Definition of immotile in English:

immotile

Line breaks: im|mo¦tile
Pronunciation: /ɪˈməʊtʌɪl
 
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adjective

Biology
  • Not motile.
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    • Many of these immotile spermatids are dislodged from the spermatheca and swept away as oocytes parade through the reproductive tract.
    • The immotile cilia lack the motor protein dynein, which is essential for their movement.
    • A small number of the mutants in this class produced sperm that appeared immotile; most produced reasonable quantities of motile sperm.

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