clone clone  /ˈkloʊn/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a person who is almost identical to another
  2. (n) a group of genetically identical cells or organisms derived from a single cell or individual by some kind of asexual reproduction
  3. (n) an unauthorized copy or imitation
  4. (v) make multiple identical copies of

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. A California company is planning a string of online auctions next month to clone five dogs, with the bidding to start at $100,000.
  2. Please, dont call it a clone, the prototype was revealed a month before iPhone - which means that it clearly isnt a clone.
  3. A limited amount of milk from cloned cows might be sold, but mostly it would be the meat and milk of second- and third-generation clone offspring that would enter the food supply.

News

  1. Local Soccer: FC Buffalo prepares to host archrivals Erie

    JENNINGS: Hard acts to follow this week This weekend there are so many great shows coming to the area I honestly wish I could clone myself.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Niagara Gazette

  2. Niagara Catholic students honored by Section VI

    JENNINGS: Hard acts to follow this week This weekend there are so many great shows coming to the area I honestly wish I could clone myself.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Niagara Gazette

  3. Google Launches Cube Slam, An Open Source Pong Clone, To Show Off The Power Of WebRTC And WebGL

    Google today launched Cube Slam, an open source pong clone that you can play against the computer or a friend in the browser. That by itself wouldn't be all that exciting, but Google created this game to show off the power of WebRTC, Web Audio and WebGL.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: TechCrunch

Quotes

  1. "I think stem cell research is extraordinarily promising and exciting and that we ought to move forward on it. But Missouri does not need to clone human embryos in order to become a leader in life sciences," said state Sen. Matt Bartle, a...
    on Jul 23, 2007 By: Matt Bartle Source: Forbes

  2. "He's wrong on the (Iraq) war. He's wrong on the economy. He's a clone of (President) George Bush," Reid told ABC, while urging Democrats to "relax" and let the Obama-Clinton battle play out until the final primaries on June 3.
    on May 11, 2008 By: Harry Reid Source: AFP

  3. "This lad is very similar to Van Nistelrooy and Van Basten. He is a spitting image of them. It seems that they have made a clone in a laboratory," said Schuster of the Dutch international.
    on Apr 2, 2008 By: Bernd Schuster Source: Sportinglife.com

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