nonmutant

adjective non·mu·tant \ ˌnän-ˈmyü-tᵊnt \

Definition of nonmutant

: not exhibiting or produced by a mutation : not mutant
  • a nonmutant gene
  • nonmutant mice
  • nonmutant proteins

First Known Use of nonmutant

1918

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nonmutant

adjective non·mu·tant \ -ˈmyüt-ᵊnt \

medical Definition of nonmutant

: not mutant

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