gene-splicing

noun
gene-splic·​ing | \ ˈjēn-ˌsplī-siŋ How to pronounce gene-splicing (audio) \

Definition of gene-splicing

: the process of preparing recombinant DNA

First Known Use of gene-splicing

circa 1978, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of gene-splicing was circa 1978

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“Gene-splicing.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gene-splicing. Accessed 13 Apr. 2021.

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gene-splicing

noun
gene-splic·​ing | \ ˈjēn-ˈsplī-siŋ How to pronounce gene-splicing (audio) \

Medical Definition of gene-splicing

: the process of preparing recombinant DNA

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