conjoined twins with one head, two upper limbs, and four lower limbs, the bodies being joined above the navel.
Duplicitas posterior in which the individual is duplicated from the umbilicus downward. See: conjoined twins.
[thoraco- + G. adelphos, brother]
thoracodelphus(thō″ră-kō-dĕl′fŭs) [″ + adelphos, brother]
A deformed fetus with a single head and thorax, but four legs.
a double monster with one head, two forelimbs, and four hindlimbs, the bodies being joined above the navel.