twin

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1 twin /ˈtwɪn/ noun
plural twins
1 twin
/ˈtwɪn/
noun
plural twins
Learner's definition of TWIN
[count]
: either one of two babies that are born at the same time to the same mother
compare quadruplet, quintuplet, sextuplet, triplet; see also conjoined twin, fraternal twin, identical twin
: either one of two similar things that form a pair
2 twin /ˈtwɪn/ adjective
2 twin
/ˈtwɪn/
adjective
Learner's definition of TWIN
always used before a noun
used to describe children who are twins
: made up of two similar things that are used together
: forming one of a pair of related or connected ideas or places
3 twin /ˈtwɪn/ verb
twins; twinned; twinning
3 twin
/ˈtwɪn/
verb
twins; twinned; twinning
Learner's definition of TWIN
[+ object]
: to bring (two things) together in close association usually used as (be) twinned
British : to form a relationship between (two towns in two countries) usually used as (be) twinned
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