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craniopagus

División en sílabas: cra·ni·op·a·gus
Pronunciación: /ˌkrānēˈäpəɡəs
 
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Definición de craniopagus en inglés:

sustantivo (plural craniopagi)

(Of conjoined twins) the condition of being joined at the head: [as modifier]: the first time that surgeons had tried to separate adult craniopagus twins
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • However, this is the first time surgeons have tried to separate adult craniopagus twins.
  • Carson was the primary neurosurgeon that successfully separated seven-month-old German craniopagus twin boys.
  • Manar was born with a rare condition known as craniopagus parasiticus, which occurs when an embryo begins to split into identical twins but fails to complete the process.

Origen

based on cranio- 'skull' + Greek pagos 'something that has become solid'.

Words that rhyme with craniopagus

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