twin

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Synonyms for twin

Synonyms for twin

one of a matched pair of things

consisting of two identical or similar related things, parts, or elements

to make or become twice as great

Words related to twin

either of two offspring born at the same time from the same pregnancy

(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Gemini

a waterfall in the Snake River in southern Idaho

a duplicate copy

duplicate or match

bring two objects, ideas, or people together

grow as twins

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give birth to twins

being two identical

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In the other 25% of monozygotic twins, the egg splits quickly, within 3 days, yielding two separate units and creating dichorionic twins, each with their own placenta.
Uncomplicated dichorionic twins, on the other hand, appear to have optimal outcomes when delivered at 38 weeks' gestation (Obstet.
We must distinguish between monochorionic and dichorionic twins.
Compared with dichorionic twins, however, monochorionic twins required assisted ventilation (3.
He theorized that discordant, dichorionic twins might be at higher risk of prenatal cerebral abnormalities than previously suspected.