spermato-


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spermato-

or spermat-
pref.
1. Seed: spermatophyte.
2.
a. Sperm: spermatic.
b. Spermatozoon: spermatophore.

[Greek, from sperma, spermat-, seed; see sperm1.]

spermato-

or

spermo-

;

spermat-

or

sperm-

combining form
1. indicating sperm: spermatogenesis.
2. indicating seed: spermatophyte.
[from Greek sperma, spermat-, seed; see sperm1]

spermato-

a combining form of sperm1: spermatocyte.
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