untransformed

adjective un·trans·formed \ ˌən-tran(t)s-ˈfȯrmd \
|Updated on: 23 Jun 2018

Definition of untransformed

: not changed in form : not transformed
  • untransformed cells
  • … six years later the nearest boroughs of the city … remain untransformed by the project's impact.
  • —Justin Welby

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First Known Use of untransformed

circa 1775

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untransformed

adjective un·trans·formed \ -tran(t)s-ˈfȯrmd \

medical Definition of untransformed

: not transformed; specifically : not having undergone genetic transformation
  • untransformed cells

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