|1.||[ noun ] (biology) an organism that has characteristics resulting from chromosomal alteration|
|Synonyms:||sport variation mutation|
|Related terms:||life_form freak biology mutate|
|2.||[ adjective ] tending to undergo or resulting from mutation|
"a mutant gene"
|3.||[ noun ] (zoology) an animal that has undergone mutation|
|Related terms:||animal mutate|