[ bak-myoo-teyt ]
/ ˈbækˌmyu teɪt /
verb (used without object), back-mu·tat·ed, back-mu·tat·ing. Genetics.
to undergo back mutation.
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- back-end load,
- back-seat driver
Origin of back-mutate
First recorded in 1960–65
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