from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A representation of a human skull above two long crossed bones, used traditionally as a symbol of death or as a warning of the danger of death.
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- noun An
outlineof a human skulland two crossed bones; a symbolof deathtraditionally used on the Jolly Roger, but now used as a warningon poisons.
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- noun emblem warning of danger or death
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