autosite

noun
au·​to·​site | \ -ˌsīt How to pronounce autosite (audio) \

Medical Definition of autosite

: the larger member of conjoined twins that is usually capable of independent existence and nourishes both itself and the smaller dependent twin — compare omphalosite

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“Autosite.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/autosite. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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