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chimaera

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishchimaerachi‧mae‧ra /kaɪˈmɪərə, kə- $ -ˈmɪrə/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 x-refanother spelling of chimera
Examples from the Corpus
chimaeraA quite different way of creating a chimaera is to fuse two early mouse embryos.The embryo is thus a chimaera, a mosaic of two different kinds of cells.Two out of 160 G418-resistant D3 clones were found to have the targeted mutation and clone 515 gave rise to germ-line chimaeras.Germ-line chimaeras were obtained from both clones.
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