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skull and crossbones

n. pl. skulls and crossbones
A representation of a human skull above two long crossed bones, a symbol of death used as a warning label on poisons.
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More information on "Under the Crossbones" can be found on the show's website: www.UnderTheCrossbones.com
Crossbones supposedly doesn't lose to people who are green, much less to The Hulk, whom he described as "an idiot."
Sisson said Crossbones IPA will be Heavy Seas' first new year-round offering since 2003.
Crossbones's principal setting, Mogadiscio--a warren of dusty, narrow streets lined with ruins, chaotic markets, and people of all classes and dress darting everywhere--effectively mirrors the plot machinations radiating from its core and back.
What traditional name is given to the flag consisting of a skull and crossbones? 5.
The Y005 range has been designed with butterflies, (pictured) as well as ladybirds, hearts and flowers for girls; and footballs, skull and crossbones or cars for boys.
Several Jewish graves were found outside Kingston last week, some of them m= arked with the skull and crossbones, Yedioth Ahronoth reported Thursday.
But joyless officers at Stafford refused them planning permission for the skull and crossbones flag.
Dangerous poisons are often labeled with a skull and crossbones. When you see this symbol on something, DO NOT TOUCH!
The symbol, according to a statement, is "intended for IAEA Category 1, 2 and 3 sources defined as dangerous sources capable of death or serious injury, including food irradiators, teletherapy machines for cancer treatment, and industrial radiography units." The new logo consists of a red triangle containing the familiar Three-Winged Bow Tie of Death, as well as a skull and crossbones and a human figure that appears to be either running or doing that dance John Travolta did in "Saturday Night Fever." So do as your government tells you: If it's sunny out, and you see pirates, dance, baby, dance!
Police have identified a silver minivan with a skull and crossbones in the back license plate area as a common vehicle in many of the robberies.
We are friends as pilots." The anonymous pilots purportedly claimed that two Iraqi Airways Boeing jets were "converted to cargo planes by removing the seats," after which special Republican Guard brigades loaded what were described as "yellow barrels with skull and crossbones on each barrel." Of course, the only way to validate or falsify Sada's claim would be to invade and occupy Syria.