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identical

designating either or both of a pair of twins of the same sex who developed from a single fertilized ovum that split into two
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And again all the faces in that crowd bore an identical expression, though now it was certainly not an expression of curiosity or gratitude, but of angry resolve.
Because, John Carter," she replied, "nearly every planet and star having atmospheric conditions at all approaching those of Barsoom, shows forms of animal life almost identical with you and me; and, further, Earth men, almost without exception, cover their bodies with strange, unsightly pieces of cloth, and their heads with hideous contraptions the purpose of which we have been unable to conceive; while you, when found by the Tharkian warriors, were entirely undisfigured and unadorned.
Hence it is by no means surprising that one species should retain the same identical form much longer than others; or, if changing, that it should change less.
For instance, it is just possible, if our fantail-pigeons were all destroyed, that fanciers, by striving during long ages for the same object, might make a new breed hardly distinguishable from our present fantail; but if the parent rock-pigeon were also destroyed, and in nature we have every reason to believe that the parent-form will generally be supplanted and exterminated by its improved offspring, it is quite incredible that a fantail, identical with the existing breed, could be raised from any other species of pigeon, or even from the other well-established races of the domestic pigeon, for the newly-formed fantail would be almost sure to inherit from its new progenitor some slight characteristic differences.
Even the black slowly crawling beetles are closely similar, and some, I believe, on rigorous examination, absolutely identical.
This species of locust closely resembles, and perhaps is identical with, the famous Gryllus migratorius of the East.
At the same time he produced the identical port-wine bottle, and filled a wine-glass.
Your honor, we are all agreed that they are identical.
Which that same identical," said Joe, going down a new track, "do comb my 'air the wrong way sometimes, awful, by giving out up and down town as it were him which ever had your infant companionation and were looked upon as a playfellow by yourself.
Life, so far as she troubled to conceive it, was a circle of rich, pleasant people, with identical interests and identical foes.
No two people born into the world probably have ever had identical lines upon all their digits.
As the threatening bull continued his stiff and jerky circling of the ape-man, much after the manner that you have noted among dogs when a strange canine comes among them, it occurred to Tarzan to discover if the language of his own tribe was identical with that of this other family, and so he addressed the brute in the language of the tribe of Kerchak.