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clone

noun a carbon copy created by genetic engiieering, a copy created by genetic engineering, a double created by genetic engineering, a facsimile created through genetic engineering, an exact copy created through genetic engineering, duplication created by geeetic engineering, production of a copy, production of a copy through genetic engineering, production of multiple identical copies, propagation asexually, propagation from a clone cell, replication created by genetic engineering, replication through genetic engineering, reproduction asexually
Associated concepts: bioethics, computer clone, embryo splitting, human clone
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A ROMANIAN who took part in a plot to clone bank cards in Liverpool has been jailed for three and -a-half years.
Earlier this year, criminals used a hi-tech scam known as "skimming" to clone bank cards used at a cash machine in Rothbury, in the Coquet Valley, west of Alnwick.
Last week the Chronicle revealed the extent of an organised skimmer gang sting after ATMs at banks and supermarkets across Tyneside were targeted using devices to clone bank card details and withdraw victims' cash.