Dicephalous
Dicephalous Di*ceph"a*lous, a. [Gr. ?; di- = di`s- twice + ? head.] Having two heads on one body; double-headed. [1913 Webster]

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  • dicephalous — [dī sef′ə ləs] adj. [Gr dikephalos < di (see DI 1)] having two heads, as certain fetal monsters …   English World dictionary

  • dicephalous — adjective Two headed. She gave birth to dicephalous conjoined twins See Also: dicephaly, dicephalus dipus …   Wiktionary

  • dicephalous — dicephalism, n. /duy sef euh leuhs/, adj. having two heads; two headed. [1800 10; < Gk diképhalos two headed. See DI 1, CEPHALOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • dicephalous — Having two heads. * * * di·ceph·a·lous (di sefґə ləs) having two heads …   Medical dictionary

  • dicephalous — /daɪˈsɛfələs/ (say duy sefuhluhs) adjective having two heads. {Greek dikephalos} …   Australian English dictionary

  • dicephalous —   a. twoheaded.    ♦ dicephalism, n.    ♦ dicephalus, n. (pl. li ) such monster …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • dicephalous — dicephalism, n. /duy sef euh leuhs/, adj. having two heads; two headed. [1800 10; < Gk diképhalos two headed. See DI 1, CEPHALOUS] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hong (rainbow-dragon) — Hong or jiang (zh cpwl|c=虹|p= hóng or jiàng |w= hung or chiang |l=rainbow) was a two headed dragon in Chinese mythology, comparable with rainbow serpent legends in diverse cultures and mythologies. Chinese rainbow namesChinese has three rainbow… …   Wikipedia

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