conjoined twins

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conjoined twins

pl n
(Pathology) twin babies born joined together at some point, such as at the hips. Some have lived for many years without being surgically separated. Non-technical name: Siamese twins
Translations
Siamesischer Zwilling
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Surgical team working on cojoined twins Image Credit: Great Ormond Street Hospital
7 stuck on you (2003) THE comedy starring Matt Damon and Greg Kinnear as cojoined twins saw Cher playing herself as the star of an American TV show.
By OLIVIA KELLEHER ANGIE Benhaffaf - mum of cojoined twins Hassan and Hussein - beamed with pride as she launched her new book yesterday.