During sexual reproduction, the sex cells of parent organisms unite with one another and form a fertilized egg cell. In this situation, each sex cell is a gamete . The gametes of human cells are haploid , from the Greek haplos , meaning “single.” This term implies that each gamete contains a single set of
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