transgene

/ (ˈtrænzˌdʒiːn) /

noun

a gene that is transferred from an organism of one species to an organism of another species by genetic engineering

Nearby words

  1. transfusion nephritis,
  2. transfusion, blood,
  3. transfusive,
  4. transgender,
  5. transgendered,
  6. transgenesis,
  7. transgenic,
  8. transgenic species,
  9. transgenics,
  10. transgress

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