parabiosis


para·bi·o·sis

noun \ˌpar-ə-(ˌ)bī-ˈō-səs, -bē-\
plural para·bi·o·ses \-ˌsēz\

Definition of PARABIOSIS

: the anatomical and physiological union of two organisms either natural (as in conjoined twins) or artificially produced
para·bi·ot·ic \-ˈät-ik\ adjective
para·bi·ot·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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