Definition of recombinant
1 : relating to or exhibiting genetic recombination <recombinant progeny>
2 a : relating to or containing genetically engineered DNA b : produced by genetic engineering <recombinant bovine growth hormone>
First Known Use of recombinant
Medical Definition of recombinant
: an individual exhibiting recombination
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