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consisting of two members or parts that are usually joined
  • a twin-cylinder engine

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1 either of a pair matched in one or more qualities
  • I've found one sock but can't find its twin

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2 something or someone that strongly resembles another
  • some of these people who think that they're a given movie star's twin are kidding themselves

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The first known use of twin was in the 14th century

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“Twin.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/twin. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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