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mutation

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2 something that is a result of a change in the genes of a plant or animal
  • This coloration in the bird's plumage is a rare mutation.

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The first known use of mutation was in the 14th century

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“Mutation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mutation. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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