Meaning of “GMO” in the English Dictionary


"GMO" in Business English

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GMOnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌdʒiːemˈəʊ/ us PRODUCTION

abbrevation for genetically modified organism: a plant or animal whose structure has been changed by scientists so that it can be produced more effectively:

Some European Union countries want supermarkets to be 100 percent GMO-free.

(Definition of “GMO” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)