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One of two siblings produced from the splitting of a single zygote.
identical (“indistinguishable”) + twin (“sibling with whom one has shared the uterus of the mother”)
Dolly, the lamb born from the test-tube embryo, is an identical twin of the " parent " ewe that donated the cell.
It has been reported in children born from identical twin pregnancies which were complicated by twin-twin transfusion syndrome.
His identical twin brother Stuart, who was often depicted as a far kinder, gentler and less perceptive man than his brother, humanized Adam through the years.
Later that year, Canary joined All My Children as Adam Chandler and added the dual role of Adam's identical twin Stuart just one year later.
His troubled relations with his children were tempered only by the love of his identical twin Stuart until Stuart’s misfortunate death at Adam’s hand.
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