genetic engineering

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Etymology[edit]

Made popular by Jack Williamson in his 1941 book Dragon's Island. First mentions of genetic engineering in print go back to 1910's.

Noun[edit]

genetic engineering (uncountable)

  1. The practice or science of genetic modification.
  2. Genetic modification.

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