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tr. & intr.v. con·joined, con·join·ing, con·joins
To join or become joined together; unite.

[Middle English conjoinen, from Old French conjoindre, conjoign-, from Latin coniungere : con-, com- + iungere, to join; see yeug- in Indo-European roots.]

con·join′er n.
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Adj.1.conjoined - consisting of two or more associated entities; "the interplay of these conjoined yet opposed factors"; "social order and prosperity, the conjoint aims of government"- J.K.Fairbank
joint - united or combined; "a joint session of Congress"; "joint owners"


adj (form)verbunden, verknüpft; (= at the same time) eventszusammentreffend
References in classic literature ?
You, sir, of all men whom I have known, are he whose body is the closest conjoined, and imbued, and identified, so to speak, with the spirit whereof it is the instrument.
That particular set time and place were conjoined in the one technical phrase --the Season-on-the-Line.
So then," he exclaimed, turning pale with anger, "seven conjoined and allied armies overthrew that man.
He saw clearly that if he took Jacob himself, his absence, conjoined with the disappearance of the stranger, would either cause the conviction that he was really a relative, or would oblige him to the dangerous course of inventing a story to account for his disappearance, and his own absence at the same time.
But one man struck at a Sahib with a fakir's buck's horn' (Kim meant the conjoined black-buck horns, which are a fakir's sole temporal weapon) - 'the blood came.
But if the force of custom simple and separate, be great, the force of custom copulate and conjoined and collegiate, is far greater.
At his approach it melted for an instant into two separate shapes and then conjoined again, and he heard a kiss, and a half-laughing "Oh
Sprengel and from my own observations, which effectually prevent the stigma receiving pollen from its own flower: for instance, in Lobelia fulgens, there is a really beautiful and elaborate contrivance by which every one of the infinitely numerous pollen-granules are swept out of the conjoined anthers of each flower, before the stigma of that individual flower is ready to receive them; and as this flower is never visited, at least in my garden, by insects, it never sets a seed, though by placing pollen from one flower on the stigma of another, I raised plenty of seedlings; and whilst another species of Lobelia growing close by, which is visited by bees, seeds freely.
Conjoined twins have been a much-talked about subject among medical enthusiasts around the whole world.
The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah has congratulated the medical team that successfully separated conjoined twins Rana and Reem.
A BABY who survived surgery to separate her from her conjoined twin remained "a very sick little girl" last night.
SURGEONS last night carried out an emergency operation to separate six-day-old conjoined twins.