Gametes

Gametes - specialized cells in organisms reproducing sexually. Gametes are separated into male (the higher animals , the sperm) and female (the higher animals eggs or egg). Gametes are ' half (haploid) the number of chromosomes. When sexual process gametes fuse together to form a zygote, having already full (the diploid number of chromosomes, which is developing a new body. Cm. also the Sex cells.