To recombine something is to put it back together again. When you recombine a group of pieces, you are putting them back together in the same way that they were before.

  • The scientist recombined the DNA samples to create a new, more powerful strain of bacteria.

  • The police were trying to recombine the DNA evidence to find the killer.

Definition of recombined


To combine again, especially to reassemble the parts of something previously taken apart in a different manner.


To undergo recombination.


Formed by recombination

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