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spermatozoid Syllabification: sper·ma·to·zo·id
Pronunciation: /ˌspərmətəˈzoid/ /spərˌma-/

Definition of spermatozoid in English:


A motile male gamete produced by a lower plant or a gymnosperm. Also called antherozoid.
Example sentences
  • When mature, the operculum cells dissociate and release blocks of spermatozoids individually enclosed in ‘vesicles’.
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