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genetically modified

denoting or derived from an organism whose DNA has been altered for the purpose of improvement or correction of defects: genetically modified food GM
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genetic modification, noun
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pertaining to a living organism whose genetic material has been altered, changing one or more of its characteristics; bioengineered


An example of genetically modified food is a soybean that has been specially modified to be impervious to the application of a specific pesticide.'s 21st Century Lexicon
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