Definition of agamic in English:


Line breaks: agam¦ic
Pronunciation: /əˈgamɪk


  • Asexual; reproducing asexually: winged agamic females
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    • Nor is there any evidence that agamic and gamic oviposition on a particular leaf is inversely related.
    • In most cases it was agamic fusions of protists that preceded the origin of sexual process.
    • In most cases, some kind of agamic fusion of protists can be considered as its prerequisite.


mid 19th century: from Greek agamos 'unmarried' + -ic.

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