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skull and crossbones in Water topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishskull and crossbonesˌskull and ˈcrossbones noun [singular] 🔊 🔊 1 skull_crossbones.jpg TTWa picture of a human skull with two bones crossed below it, used in past times on the flags of pirate ships2 DANGEROUSa picture of a human skull with two bones crossed below it, used on containers to show that what is inside is poison or very dangerous
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skull and crossbonesAll of the drums were marked with a little skull and crossbones symbol.Remember the cigarettes with the skull and crossbones on the pack?