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One of four children born at one birth.

Synonym: quadrigeminus.

Origin: L. Quadruplus, four fold

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Gamete Formation Definition?

... spermatocytes. These primary spermatocytes undergo MEIOSIS to form a pair of secondary spermatocytes, and these undergo meiosis II to form a quadruplet of spermatids. So technically each spermatogonium can form an infinite number of spermatids.

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by Babybel56
Sat Apr 23, 2011 7:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gamete Formation Definition?
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