Definition of gengineer in US English:

gengineer

noun

Science Fiction
  • = genetic engineer.

verb

Science Fiction
  • with object To produce, develop, or alter through genetic engineering.

Origin

1980s; earliest use found in The Economist. Blend of genetic and engineer, after genetic engineer<br>1980s. Blend of genetically and engineer, after gengineering, gengineer.

Pronunciation

gengineer

/ˌdʒɛn(d)ʒɪˈnɪə/