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mutagenic

[myoo-tuh-jen-ik] /ˌmyu təˈdʒɛn ɪk/
adjective, Genetics.
1.
capable of inducing mutation or increasing its rate.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; muta(tion) + -genic
Related forms
mutagenically, adverb
mutagenicity
[myoo-tuh-juh-nis-i-tee] /ˌmyu tə dʒəˈnɪs ɪ ti/ (Show IPA),
noun
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