Twins that are physically joined at birth, sometimes sharing organs, and in some cases separable by surgery (depending on the degree of fusion).
- The controversial case of conjoined twins, recently decided by the Court of Appeal in England, has been different.
- Throughout recorded history there are many references to surviving conjoined twins.
- He hated publicity, but his work on cranially conjoined twins attracted attention.
The term conjoined twins has supplanted Siamese twins in all contexts other than informal conversation.
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