microgametophyte

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

micro- (small) +‎ gametophyte, from gamete +‎ -phyte (plant)

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Noun[edit]

microgametophyte (plural microgametophytes)

  1. (biology) Any gametophyte that develops from a microspore
  2. (biology) A male gametophyte