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Noun: mutant  myoo-t(u)nt
  1. (biology) an organism that has characteristics resulting from chromosomal alteration
    - mutation, variation, sport
     
  2. An animal that has undergone mutation
Adjective: mutant  myoo-t(u)nt
  1. Tending to undergo or resulting from mutation
    "a mutant gene"

Derived forms: mutants

Type of: animal, animate being, beast, being, brute, creature, fauna, organism

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