mutagenize

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mutagenize or mutagenise (ˈmjuːtədʒəˌnaiz)
 
vb
to subject (cells, DNA, etc) to mutagens to induce mutations
 
mutagenise or mutagenise
 
vb

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mutagenize mu·ta·gen·ize (myōō'tə-jěn'īz)
v. mu·ta·gen·ized, mu·ta·gen·iz·ing, mu·ta·gen·iz·es
To cause mutation in a cell or an organism.

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