American English

Definition of mutant noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    mutant

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈmyutnt//
     
     
    jump to other results
  1. 1 (biology) a living thing with qualities that are different from its parents' qualities because of a change in its genetic structure
  2. 2(informal) (in stories about space, the future, etc.) a living thing with an unusual and frightening appearance because of a change in its genetic structure
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: mutant

Other results

All matches