noun[mass noun] Biology
The production or development of mature spermatozoa.
- Reproductive maturity is achieved with the establishment of regular menstruation and ovulation in females and mature spermatogenesis in males.
- Its production - spermatogenesis - involves cell divisions and reorganization of chromosomal material, which generates genetic diversity.
- The strategy for spermatogenesis - the production of sperm - is different.
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