OBO ID: GO:0009566
Term Name: fertilization Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • syngamy
Definition: The union of gametes of opposite sexes during the process of sexual reproduction to form a zygote. It involves the fusion of the gametic nuclei (karyogamy) and cytoplasm (plasmogamy). 0198506732
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Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
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