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transgenics

[trans-jen-iks, tranz-]
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noun Biotechnology.
  1. (used with a singular verb) the branch of biology concerned with the transfer of genes to other species.
  2. (used with a plural verb) the techniques for creating organisms that have genes from other species.
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British Dictionary definitions for transgenics

transgenics

noun
  1. (functioning as singular) the branch of biology concerned with the transfer of genetic material from one species to another
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