mutant
adjective Etymology: Latin mutant-, mutans, present participle of mutare Date: 1903 of, relating to, or produced by mutation • mutant noun

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  • mutant — mutant, ante [ mytɑ̃, ɑ̃t ] adj. et n. • 1909; all. ou angl. mutant → mutation ♦ Biol. Qui a subi une mutation. Gène, caractère, type mutant. « Dès lors que la nouvelle espèce naît dans un seul individu mutant » (J. Rostand). N. Organisme dont un …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • mutant — MUTÁNT, mutanţi, s.m. (biol.) Individ care provine dintr o mutaţie (2). – Din fr. mutant. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  mutánt s. m., pl. mutánţi Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  MUTÁN//T mutantţi …   Dicționar Român

  • mutant — I {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mż I, Mc. mutantncie {{/stl 8}}{{stl 7}} zwierzę, roślina będąca rezultatem mutacji {{/stl 7}}{{stl 20}} {{/stl 20}} {{stl 20}} {{/stl 20}}mutant II {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mos I a. IIIa, Mc. mutantncie; lm M. mutantnci… …   Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • mutant — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ resulting from or showing the effect of mutation. ► NOUN ▪ a mutant form …   English terms dictionary

  • mutant — mutant. См. мутант. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • mùtant — m 〈G mn nātā〉 biol. organizam koji je pretrpio promjenu u nasljednim svojstvima …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • mutant — (n.) 1901, in the biological sense, from L. mutantem (nom. mutans) changing, prp. of mutare to change (see MUTABLE (Cf. mutable)). In the science fiction sense, it is attested from 1954. As an adjective from 1903 …   Etymology dictionary

  • mutant — mùtant m <G mn nātā> DEFINICIJA biol. organizam koji je pretrpio promjenu u nasljednim svojstvima ETIMOLOGIJA vidi mutacija …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • mutant — [n] mutation abnormality, deformity, deviation, freak, freak of nature, monster; concepts 424,580 …   New thesaurus

  • mutant — [myo͞ot′ nt] adj. [< L mutans, prp. of mutare: see MISS1] having to do with or undergoing mutation n. an animal or plant with inheritable characteristics that differ from those of the parents; sport …   English World dictionary

  • Mutant — For other uses, see Mutant (disambiguation). The blue lobster is an example of a mutant …   Wikipedia

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