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mutagenize

Syllabification: mu·ta·gen·ize
Pronunciation: /ˈmyo͞otəjəˌnīz
 
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Definition of mutagenize in English:

verb

[with object] (usually as adjective mutagenized) Biology
Treat (a cell, organism, etc.) with mutagenic agents: mutagenized DNA
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  • Historically, three programmes for the identification of photorespiratory mutants in chemically mutagenized seed sets were performed.
  • The accuracy of each mutagenized plasmid was checked by sequencing.
  • We mutagenized a wild-type strain and sought animals that were defective in cultivation-temperature avoidance.

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