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transgenic

[trans-jen-ik, tranz‐] /trænsˈdʒɛn ɪk, trænz‐/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or containing a gene or genes transferred from another species:
transgenic mice.
Origin of transgenic
1980-1985
1980-85
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British Dictionary definitions for transgenic

transgenic

/trænzˈdʒɛnɪk/
adjective
1.
(of an animal or plant) containing genetic material artificially transferred from another species
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transgenic in Medicine

transgenic trans·ge·nic (trāns-jěn'ĭk, trānz-)
adj.

  1. Of, relating to, or being an organism whose genome has been altered by the transfer of a gene or genes from another species or breed: transgenic mice.

  2. Of or relating to the study of transgenic organisms.

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transgenic in Science
transgenic
  (trāns-jěn'ĭk)   
Relating to an organism whose genome has been altered by the transfer of a gene or genes from another species or breed. Transgenic organisms are used in research to help determine the function of the inserted gene, while in industry they are used to produce a desired substance.
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