conjoined

[ kuh n-joind ]
/ kənˈdʒɔɪnd /

adjective

joined together, united, or linked.
Numismatics. accolated.

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Origin of conjoined

First recorded in 1560–70; conjoin + -ed2

OTHER WORDS FROM conjoined

con·join·ed·ly [kuh n-joi-nid-lee, -joind-lee] /kənˈdʒɔɪ nɪd li, -ˈdʒɔɪnd li/, adverbun·con·joined, adjective

Definition for conjoined (2 of 2)

conjoin
[ kuh n-join ]
/ kənˈdʒɔɪn /

verb (used with or without object)

to join together; unite; combine; associate.
Grammar. to join as coordinate elements, especially as coordinate clauses.

Origin of conjoin

1325–75; Middle English conjoigenn < Anglo-French, Middle French conjoign- (stem of conjoindre) < Latin conjungere. See con-, join

OTHER WORDS FROM conjoin

con·join·er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for conjoined

conjoin
/ (kənˈdʒɔɪn) /

verb

to join or become joined

Derived forms of conjoin

conjoiner, noun

Word Origin for conjoin

C14: from Old French conjoindre, from Latin conjungere, from jungere to join
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