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Reproduction by the fusion or conjugation of isogametes, as in certain algae and fungi.
(Biology) (in some algae and fungi) sexual fusion of gametes of similar size and form. Compare heterogamy1
iˈsogamous, isog'amic adj
reproduction by means of the union of isogametes. — isogamous, adj.See also: Biology
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|Noun||1.||isogamy - (biology) reproduction by the union or fusion of gametes of the same size and structure|