designer baby

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A popular term for a person whose DNA been manipulated to prevent or ameliorate a genetic disorder
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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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Samantha and David have had their own debate on the morality behind creating a designer child and have faced opposition from friends and family.
You can have your kid looking every bit the designer child for just a few quid.