The definition of a clone is a copy of something, or an organism or cell that has the same genetic makeup as another.(noun)
To clone is to make a copy of something or to replicate the DNA of something.(verb)
When a scientist produces a genetic copy of a sheep, this is an example of when the scientist clones the sheep.
See clone in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: < Gr klōn, a twig < klan, to break: see clastic
See clone in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Greek klōn, twig.
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