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Gen X

or GenX or Gen-X

(ˈdʒɛn ˈɛks)
n.
[1990–95]
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Noun1.Gen X - the generation following the baby boom (especially Americans and Canadians born in the 1960s and 1970s)gen X - the generation following the baby boom (especially Americans and Canadians born in the 1960s and 1970s)
generation - group of genetically related organisms constituting a single step in the line of descent
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All those issues are at the forefront as Graham explores whether modern epigenetic research--which indicates that environmental conditions like famine can affect gene expression and influence the health of people generations removed from the actual event--means that Lysenko's approach to agriculture was on the right track after all.
Look up Metis Nation, Louis Riel, Red River Settlement or some of the other names mentioned here and think again of those people generations ago as the pioneers that they were.
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