skull

noun

  • 1

    A bone framework enclosing the brain of a vertebrate; the skeleton of a person's or animal's head.

Dialects

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Origin

Middle English scolle; of unknown origin; compare with Old Norse skoltr.

Pronunciation

  • skull /skʌl/