conjoined conjoined  /ˌkɑn ˈdʒɔ ɪnd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) consisting of two or more associated entities

News

  1. Molina Healthcare closes on sale leaseback deal

    Molina Healthcare said Monday it completed a $158 million sale and leaseback of its corporate headquarters in Long Beach, Calif. The corporate office was purchased in 2011 and includes two conjoined 14-story ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  2. The Visionary Detective

    Joyce Carol Oates He Died with His Eyes Open by Derek Raymond, with an introduction by James Sallis I Was Dora Suarez by Derek Raymond Minimalism in fiction is rarely conjoined with outbursts of passionate lyricism, and still more rarely do novels about crime and detectives carry out a philosophical quest. Derek Raymond’s much-admired “Factory” novels are bold and intriguing hybrids: they are ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: New York Review of Books

Quotes

  1. "India is a close friend of Afghanistan but Pakistan is a brother of Afghanistan. Pakistan is a twin brother ...... we're conjoined twins, there's no separation," Mr Karzai said.
    on Mar 11, 2010 By: Hamid Karzai Source: National

  2. "I know of no better alternative than peace for the entire region, especially since the Arab need for peace is conjoined with the Iranian threat to take over the Arab part of our region," Peres said.
    on Apr 1, 2009 By: Shimon Peres Source: Reuters India

  3. "I thought I heard my 2-year-old daughter say, 'Spider-Man, Spider-Man,' the other day," Church says. "Turns out she was asking for 'vitamin, vitamin.' My fiancee and I were conjoined in a moment of relief. We don't want her to be too much...
    on Jan 20, 2007 By: Thomas Haden Church Source: Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

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