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Synonyms for mutation

Synonyms for (noun) mutation

Synonyms: mutation Definition: a change or alteration in form or qualities

Similar words: change, modification, alteration Definition: an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another Usage: the change was intended to increase sales; this storm is certainly a change for the worse; the neighborhood had undergone few modifications since his last visit years ago

Synonyms: chromosomal mutation, mutation, genetic mutation Definition: (genetics) any event that changes genetic structure; any alteration in the inherited nucleic acid sequence of the genotype of an organism

Similar words: change, modification, alteration Definition: an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another Usage: the change was intended to increase sales; this storm is certainly a change for the worse; the neighborhood had undergone few modifications since his last visit years ago

Synonyms: mutant, mutation, variation, sport Definition: (biology) an organism that has characteristics resulting from chromosomal alteration

Similar words: organism, being Definition: a living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently