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skull

noun [C] uk   us   /skʌl/
C2 the bones of the head, which surround the brain and give the head its shape: The soldiers discovered a pile of human skulls and bones.
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in Arabic جُمْجُمة…
in Korean 두개골, 해골…
in Malaysian tengkorak…
in French crâne…
in Turkish kafatası…
in Italian cranio, teschio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 頭(蓋)骨,顱骨…
in Russian череп…
in Polish czaszka…
in Vietnamese sọ, đầu lâu…
in Spanish calavera…
in Portuguese crânio, caveira…
in Thai กะโหลกศีรษะ…
in German der Schädel…
in Catalan crani…
in Japanese 頭蓋骨…
in Indonesian tengkorak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 头(盖)骨,颅骨…
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