-pagus

-pagus

 
word element [Gr.], conjoined twins.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

-pagus

Conjoined twins, the first element of the word denoting the parts fused.
See also: -didymus, -dymus.
[G. pagos, something fixed, fr. pēgnymi, to fasten together]
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-pagus

Suffix indicating conjoined twins, the first element of the word denoting the parts fused.
See also: -didymus, -dymus
[G. pagos, something fixed, fr. pēgnymi, to fasten together]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012