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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: tri'of-thal'mos

Definition: Conjoined twins with union in the facial region such that there is a common eye on the joined sides; a variety of opodidymus.

See: conjoined twins, under twin

[tri- + G. ophthalmos, eye]

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