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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Genetically engineered DNA prepared by transplanting or splicing genes from one species into the cells of a host organism of a different species. Such DNA becomes part of the host's genetic makeup and is replicated.

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  • glitch definition. this definition belongs under recombinant DNA, I believe

    April 25, 2014