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genetically modified organism (GMO)

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genetically modified organism (GMO) noun

An organism that has had its DNA sequence altered through genetic engineering, a natural process, or the action of mutagens[1].


Organismos modificados genéticamente[2]


Organisme génétiquement modifié (OGM)[1]




  1. 1.0 1.1 Forest Resources Glossary. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service. (2019, May 08).
  2. 2.0 2.1 AGROVOC Multilingual Thesaurus. (2019, March 21). Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. (CC BY 3.0 IGO)