conjoined

  • 1Conjoined — Con*joined , a. (Her.) Joined together or touching. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2conjoined — index attached (annexed), coadunate, coherent (joined), collateral (accompanying), concerted …

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  • 3Conjoined — Conjoin Con*join, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Conjoined}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Conjoining}.] [F. conjoindre, fr. L. conjungere, junctum; con + jungere to join. See {Join}, and cf. {Conjugate}, {Conjunction}.] To join together; to unite. [1913 Webster] The… …

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  • 4conjoined — con·joined kən jȯind, kän adj of, relating to, or being conjoined twins <conjoined twinning> <conjoined twin neonates> * * * con·joined (kən joindґ) joined together; united; see conjoined twins, under twins …

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  • 5conjoined — adjective Joined together, as with conjoined twins, or in matrimony. 1600 If either of you know any inward impediment, why you should not be conjoined, I charge you, on your souls, to utter it. Shakespeare, Much Ado About Nothing …

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  • 6conjoined — adjective Date: 1570 being, coming, or brought together so as to meet, touch, overlap, or unite < conjoined heads on a coin > …

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  • 7conjoined — adj. Conjoined is used with these nouns: ↑twin …

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  • 8conjoined — adjective consisting of two or more associated entities (Freq. 1) the interplay of these conjoined yet opposed factors social order and prosperity, the conjoint aims of government J.K.Fairbank • Syn: ↑conjoint • Similar to: ↑joint …

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  • 9conjoined — coming together to touch or overlap …

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  • 10conjoined — adj. [L. cum, together; jungere, to join] United or joined together; adnate …

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  • 11conjoined — conjoinedly /keuhn joy nid lee, joynd lee/, adv. /keuhn joynd /, adj. 1. joined together, united, or linked. 2. Numis. accolated. [1560 70; CONJOIN + ED2] * * * …

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  • 12conjoined — con·join || kÉ™n dʒɔɪn v. unite, join; be united, confederate, merge …

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  • 13Conjoined Fetus Lady — South Park episode Nurse Gollum and her sibling. Episode no. Se …

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  • 14Conjoined Fetus Lady — Episodio de South Park Episodio nº 5 Temporada 2 Escrito por Trey Parker Matt Stone David Goodman Di …

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  • 15conjoined twins — n pl twins that are physically united at some part or parts of their bodies at the time of birth * * * see Siamese twins * * * monozygotic twins whose bodies are joined, ranging from two well developed individuals joined by a superficial&#8230; …

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  • 16conjoined arrestment order — in the Scots law of diligence or legal enforcement, the process used where a debtor owes more than one creditor. Certain statutory sums are deducted by his employer from his earnings and distributed by the court among his creditors. Collins&#8230; …

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  • 17conjoined twins — plural noun Siamese twins • • • Main Entry: ↑conjoin …

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  • 18Conjoined twins — Siamese twins redirects here. For other uses, see Siamese twins (disambiguation). Conjoined twins Classification and external resources A painting of Chang and Eng Bunker, circa 1836 ICD …

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  • 19Conjoined gene — A conjoined gene (CG) is defined as a gene, which gives rise to transcripts by combining at least part of one exon from each of two or more distinct known (parent) genes which lie on the same chromosome, are in the same orientation, and often&#8230; …

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  • 20conjoined twins — or Siamese twins Identical twins (see multiple birth) whose embryos did not separate completely. Conjoined twins are physically joined (typically along the trunk or at the front, side, or back of the head) and often share some organs. Symmetrical …

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