hologamy etymology

English word hologamy comes from English holo- (Hologram. Whole.), English -gamy

Detailed word origin of hologamy

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
holo- English (eng) Hologram. Whole.
-gamy English (eng) (biology) Used to form nouns describing forms of fertilization, pollination or reproduction.. Used to form nouns describing forms of marriage.
hologamy English (eng) (biology) The form of sexual reproduction in which the gametes are of the same size and structure as the somatic cells.

Words with the same origin as hologamy

Descendants of holo-
Descendants of -gamy
adelphogamy allogamy anemogamy anisogamous anisogamy apogamic bureaugamy deuterogamy dichogamy geitonogamy herkogamous herkogamy hierogamy hypergamy hypogamy isogamy karyogamic karyogamy octogamy oogamous oogamy plasmogamic sologamy zoögamy