transgenics [trans-jen-iks, tranz-] noun Biotechnology.
- (used with a singular verb) the branch of biology concerned with the transfer of genes to other species.
- (used with a plural verb) the techniques for creating organisms that have genes from other species.
British Dictionary definitions for transgenics transgenics noun
- (functioning as singular) the branch of biology concerned with the transfer of genetic material from one species to another