from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n.pl. A representation of two bones placed crosswise, usually under a skull, symbolizing danger or death.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A representation of two bones crossed diagonally, especially as a symbol of danger or death
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n.pl. A representation of two of the leg bones or arm bones of a skeleton, laid crosswise, often surmounted with a skull, and serving as a symbol of death.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. two crossed bones (or a representation of two crossed bones) used as a symbol danger or death
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