genetically engineered adj.
produced by genetic engineering n.
His type had been genetically engineered for worlds like Sandoval IX. ]
Misfit in Super Science Fiction Dec. 100/1
A Developing Country…is developing a program for producing genetically-engineered supermen, the news of which program is producing political turmoil in the developed countries where the masses chafe under…eugenic legislation.
Future in Books in Amazing Stories Sept. 124/2
Would you like to explain to our viewers, Mr. Huff, how you think you can get away by playing with a genetically engineered squad when the rules clearly state that football is too dangerous to be played by humans?
Agony of Defeat in Asimov’s Science Fiction Mar.–Apr. 133
They pedaled into a grove of immense genetically engineered sycamores.
Pacific Edge (1992) 197
What follows will trace how The X-Files was conceived and created as well as the process that allows a group of talented and dedicated producers, writers, directors, actors, and technical wizards to generate two dozen hours or more each year of contact with aliens, poltergeists, genetically engineered deviants, and even old-fashioned monsters—all with meticulous care and (in what has proven to be a constant struggle) within the constraints of a television budget.
Truth is out There: Official Guide to The X Files Introd. 5
In another generation, the genetically engineered biological pattern should be diluted beyond the danger point in his strain.
Blood of Nalakia in Telzey Amberdon 368
2001 Dreamwatch Mar. 24/1
In the series opener our heroine, Max, escapes from a holding centre with a number of other genetically-engineered children.
2016 SFX (#278) O ct. 12/1
Morgan is a genetically engineered human being but that’s the key thing: she’s human and not a machine.
Norman Spinrad, in Amazing
Research HistoryMalcolm Farmer submitted a cite from a 2000 reprint of James H. Schmitz's "Blood of Nalaika"; Fred Galvin checked its 1953 first publication (as "The Vampirate"), and found that that version used "mutant" rather than "genetically engineered".
The 1957 Silverberg quote isn't an adjective. We would like anything earlier than 1969.
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