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Synonyms of mutation

Noun


1. mutant, mutation, variation, sport, organism, being

usage: (biology) an organism that has characteristics resulting from chromosomal alteration

2. mutation, genetic mutation, chromosomal mutation, change, alteration, modification

usage: (genetics) any event that changes genetic structure; any alteration in the inherited nucleic acid sequence of the genotype of an organism

3. mutation, change, alteration, modification

usage: a change or alteration in form or qualities

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