Definition - What does Gamete mean?
A gamete is the scientific term for a mature reproductive cell, specifically a sperm (the male reproductive cell) or egg (the female reproductive cell).
A gamete may also be called a germ cell.
FertilitySmarts explains Gamete
Gametes are known for their ability to meet with a gamete of the opposite sex (fertilization) in order to create a zygote (embryo).