The skull is the set of bones of the head including the jaw, or an image of the bones of the head.(noun)
An example of a skull is a popular Halloween decoration to scare people.
See skull in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME scolle < Scand, as in Swed skulle, skull, akin to scale, shell
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Origin: Middle English skulle
Origin: , probably of Scandinavian origin.
lateral view of an adult human skull
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