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death's–head

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noun \ˈdeths-ˌhed\

Simple Definition of death's–head

  • : a picture of the bones of a human head : a human skull used as a symbol for death

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of death's–head

  1. :  a human skull or a depiction of a human skull symbolizing death

1596

First Known Use of death's–head

1596


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