Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n.pl. See Gemini.

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  • n. Plural form of Twin.
  • n. A group of players from the team Minnesota Twins.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the third sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about May 21 to June 20
  • n. (mineralogy) two interwoven crystals that are mirror images on each other

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Examples

  • The close association of Enkidu and Gilgamesh which becomes one of the striking features in the combination of the tales of these two heroes naturally recalls the "Heavenly Twins" _motif_, which has been so fully and so suggestively treated by Professor J. Rendell Harris in his _Cult of the Heavenly Twins_, (London, 1906).

    An Old Babylonian Version of the Gilgamesh Epic

  • TWINS Carlos Quentin homered for a second straight game, and the Chicago White Sox beat visiting Minnesota, 6-1, to move back into a first-place tie in the American League Central with the Twins.

    NYT > Home Page

  • Joe Schmit, KSTP TV sports anchor and host of a Twins postgame call-in show on ESPN1500, sent the following Twitter message Wednesday: From good source: Gordo will broadcast less than 100 #Twins games this year.

    StarTribune.com rss feed

  • The Morris twins received 30 tickets for Saturday's game to accommodate friends and family, many of whom haven't seen the Twins play in person since high school.

    Kansan.com stories

  • The first movie had the worst screenplay ever. this movie featuring an icecream truck called the Twins is already a huge retardation flag.

    New Transformers 2 Robots Revealed: The Twins, Arcee, Jetfire, and More! « FirstShowing.net

  • One thing that no doubt has helped the Twins is attendance.

    Minnesota Twins Team Report

  • The National League version of the Twins is the Cincinnati Reds, who have a stadium battle, injuries and young players that aren't cutting it.

    USA TODAY Latest news

  • A library full of The Bobbsey Twins is NOT feasible these days.

    Twilight Lexicon » Twilight Saga on Challenged Book List

  • Just blocks from where this city's residents, many of them clad in Twins apparel, milled around their sparkling new downtown ballpark, Bill Lester — the executive director of the Minneapolis Sports Facilities Commission, which operates the Metrodome — spent an hour Wednesday morning guiding a visitor on the tour of the building, a wistful look in his eyes.

    Take Me In to the Ballgame

  • Twins is the norm, I've seen more triplets than I can count, and I used see at least one set of 4 every year.

    how common is it for a doe to have twin fawns?

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