Meaning of gametocytogenesis in English:

gametocytogenesis

Pronunciation /ˌɡamɪtə(ʊ)sʌɪtə(ʊ)ˈdʒɛnɪsɪs/ /ɡəˌmiːtə(ʊ)sʌɪtə(ʊ)ˈdʒɛnɪsɪs/

noun

Biology
  • The formation of gametocytes, especially as the beginning of the sexual stage of the life cycle in certain protozoans.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in Acta Geneticae Medicae & Gemellologiae.