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Medical Term:

deradelphus

Pronunciation: dar'a-del'fus

Definition: Conjoined twins with a single head and neck and separate bodies below the thoracic level.

[G. dere, neck, + adelphos, brother]

See Also: conjoined twins, under twin

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