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mutant

n. a total jerk; a social outcast. (Also a term of address.) Sam, you act like such a mutant!
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Rhinoman: A strong, powerful and dangerous mutant, Rhinoman uses the sharp horn on his head to kill his enemy.
This set of programs, referred to as first-order mutants, are used for evaluating a test set.
Linkage studies of green thorax (gt) with ruby-eye (ru) larva: Crosses were made between the mutants green thorax (gt) and another autosomal recessive mutant ruby-eye (ru).
A machine which changes man into mutant is buried deep within the earth, beneath an ancient stone seal.
For the experiment, researchers raised members of a mutant, short-lived species of fruit fly, (Sod flies) in a vial with younger members of control fruit flies.
In contrast with the metabolic phenotypes, in which the mutants shared a phenotypic profile, the virulence phenotypes of the flhD and fliA mutants differ.
Preliminary results showed that the wild-type primer was specific for the oseltamivir-sensitive strain, whereas the mutant primer can be used to detect the oseltamivir-resistant strain exclusively because no significant cross-amplification had been observed.
The thrust of the third ``X- Men'' installment has a drug company (the 21st century repository of evil), run by the father of a mutant, offering a serum that can ``cure'' mutants.
Surprisingly, Min says, they found that dopamine-ergic neurons in these mutants survived longer into old age than did neurons of normal flies.
You play one of five hero knights in a post-apocalyptic age, sent to destroy the lord of mutants and rescue your kidnapped comrades.
He reunites the old cast along with a few new mutants, like Alan Cummings as German mutant Nightcrawler, who steals the film in the first scene.
Director Bryan Singer affords himself a great deal more time to flesh out characters from the first adventure and introduce a host of new mutants, without skimping on substance or style.
BIGGER, funnier, sharper, stronger and with added mutants - if you're going to spend pounds 80million on a sequel this is X-actly the way to do it.
The purpose of these experiments was to determine the relationships among a group of mutants of the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster in a visible deletion associated with the Lyra wing phenotype, as well as the function of the gene, capricious, in wing development.