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crossbones

noun plural cross·bones \-ˌbōnz\

Definition of CROSSBONES

:  two leg or arm bones placed or depicted crosswise — compare skull and crossbones
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First Known Use of CROSSBONES

1686
CROSSBONES Defined for Kids

crossbones

noun plural cross·bones \ˈkrs-ˌbōnz\

Definition of CROSSBONES for Kids

:  two leg or arm bones placed or shown crosswise <The pirate's flag bore a skull and crossbones.>

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