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mutation
used in Outliers

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a change in the genes that determines how a living organism is designed; or the result of the change
  • An official report on the Nievre in 1844 described the strange mutation of the Burgundian day-laborer once the harvest was in and the vine stocks had been burned: "After making the necessary repairs to their tools, these vigorous men will now spend their days in bed, packing their bodies tightly together in order to stay warm and eat less food.
    Chapter 8 (45% in)

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