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Gametophyte a haploid generation (plant) on which gametangia are produced; also the phase of a life history (i.e. alternation of generations(wife or marriage) & phyton (a plant) or the Greek, gameto (gamete) & -phyte (plant); cf. gametophytic, oophyte, sporophyte & sporophytic)

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