designer baby

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A popular term for a person whose DNA been manipulated to prevent or ameliorate a genetic disorder

designer baby

A baby derived from an embryo selected for a particular purpose or from one whose genome has been modified for a particular purpose.
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This was my niece's second birthday party - and it was packed, wall to wall, with Yummy Mummies and their designer children.
Commenting on the criticism that has been levelled at them since their quest for a daughter became public last year, he added: 'We are against so-called designer children and we are not seeking to replicate Nicole.