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English definition of “clone”

clone

verb [T]     /kləʊn/ US  /kloʊn/
to create a clone of a plant or animal: Scientists have already cloned a sheep. Experiments to try to clone human embryos have met with hostility from some sections of the public.GeneticsInnate and congenitalScientific techniques cloning     /ˈkləʊ.nɪŋ/ US  /ˈkloʊ-/ noun [U] animal/human cloningGeneticsInnate and congenitalScientific techniques
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