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English adjective: mutant

1. mutant tending to undergo or resulting from mutation


SamplesA mutant gene.


English noun: mutant

1. mutant (person) (biology) an organism that has characteristics resulting from chromosomal alteration


Synonymsmutation, sport, variation


Broader (hypernym)being, organism


Narrower (hyponym)freak, lusus naturae, monster, monstrosity


Domain categorybiological science, biology

2. mutant (animal) an animal that has undergone mutation


Broader (hypernym)animal, animate being, beast, brute, creature, fauna









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