Frankenstein food


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Frankenstein food

(ˈfræŋkənˌfuːd) or

Frankenfood

n
1. (Cookery) facetious any foodstuff that has been genetically modified
2. (Genetics) facetious any foodstuff that has been genetically modified
[C20: from Frankenstein, alluding to its unnatural origin]
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Taco Bell is known for pushing the boundaries when it comes to its menu offerings and for creating Frankenstein food items like its (https://www.
Bayer's head of innovation Kemal Malik, said there are life-saving cures to emerge from gene manipulation or DNA editing in medicine and have the potential to change public perception that the technology somehow produced Frankenstein food.
Lots of research and honesty is what is needed on this so-called Frankenstein food and, for that matter, on anything consumed by the unsuspecting public.
Imagine yourself at a dinner party, seated with an anti-globalisation militant ranting about multinational companies poisoning us with Frankenstein Food, while on the other side is an earnest Third World enthusiast who explains how the new revolution in food engineering is the only way to solve starvation and malnutrition.
Frankenstein food is here to stay Men just had to mess with DNA Those Doctors of Helix, bearded in stubble What madmen, what sad men.
SCOTLAND'S top food expert revealed yesterday he'd rather eat so- called Frankenstein Food than organic produce.
Whatever your view of so-called Frankenstein Food, this is a shambles of horrifying proportions created by an Environment Department that took an approach to GM foods that had all the backbone of a genetically-modified cucumber.
A BEEKEEPER fears he may have to burn this year's honey because of a Frankenstein food experiment down the road.
AIt has been dubbed Frankenstein food, an insult to nature.
And it's not just a case of dumbos in dungarees trashing GM field trials or the media scaring people with talk of Frankenstein food.
OUR mail bag has been bulging with letters from readers worried about Frankenstein food.
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