mutant

adjective mu·tant \ ˈmyü-tᵊnt \
Updated on: 17 Nov 2017

Definition of mutant

: of, relating to, or produced by mutation

mutant

noun

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Origin and Etymology of mutant

Latin mutant-, mutans, present participle of mutare


MUTANT Defined for Kids

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mutant

adjective mu·tant \ ˈmyü-tᵊnt \

Definition of mutant for Students

: resulting from genetic mutation
  • a mutant frog

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mutant

noun

Definition of mutant for Students

: a plant, animal, or microorganism resulting from genetic mutation

Medical Dictionary

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mutant

adjective mu·tant \ ˈmyüt-ᵊnt \

medical Definition of mutant

: of, relating to, or produced by mutation

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mutant

noun

medical Definition of mutant

: a mutant individual

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