death's–head

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noun \ˈdeths-ˌhed\

Definition of death's–head

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

First Known Use of death's–head

1563


DEATH'S–HEAD Defined for English Language Learners

death's-head

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noun

Definition of death's–head for English Language Learners

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

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