[ 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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Origin of back-mutate

First recorded in 1960–65 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020