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cephalothoracopagus

Pronunciation: sef′ă-lō-thōr′ă-kop′ă-gŭs

Definition: Conjoined twins with the bodies fused in the cephalic and thoracic regions.

See: conjoined twins, under twin

[cephalo- + G. thorax, chest, + pagos, something fixed]

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