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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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Mr Lindsay said: "Simply checking against the VIN isn't enough and means a buyer could be leaving themselves vulnerable to cloners.
Prefer hands-off vehicle-mounted phones to handhelds: The boxes used to capture ESN/MIN have a limited range; cloners will follow an individual they know is using a phone.
The cloners may enter into supply contracts for human eggs with IVF clinics, so that the clinics will advertise to buy women's eggs even more aggressively than they do now and then resell them to the cloners.
Her birth was significant, because it meant that cloners could now shop before they bought.
CLONERS STRIKE AGAIN: Cash card cloners are operating in the Vale of Glamorgan, police revealed today.
The latest verdict from an international team of cloners is that mice embryonic stem cells are uncontrollably variable in culture; the clones themselves are also subject to uncontrollable and unpredictable variations and defects (12).
Now Home Secretary Jack Straw is considering plans to introduce four-digit pin numbers to foil the cloners.
Many of Rila's developers were expert IBM cloners for the COMECON (Soviet) technology industry and the Russian space program.
Some identity cloners are very smart and find ways to use individual financial profiles to run up bills on others' accounts.
But since phone cloners seem to have infinite ingenuity, management also emphasizes to employees the importance of looking for suspect calls in their monthly cell phone bills.
In an effort to combat this new crime wave, the state attorney's office in Jacksonville, Florida, pioneered a sting operation in which law enforcement officers posed as phone cloners who would, for a fee, reprogram stolen or inoperative cellular phones with numbers purportedly stolen from real cellular phone customers.
AFTER A DOZEN years of tangled litigation against cloners of its Goss Community press, Rockwell Graphics recently won a victory in the 7th Circuit U.