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mutate


mutate

verb mu·tate \ˈmyü-ˌtāt, myü-ˈ\
mu·tat·edmu·tat·ing

Definition of MUTATE

intransitive verb
:  to undergo mutation
transitive verb
:  to cause to undergo mutation
mu·ta·tive \ˈmyü-ˌtāt-iv, ˈmyüt-ət-\ adjective
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