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galea

 [ga´le-ah] (L.)
a helmet-shaped structure.
galea aponeuro´tica aponeurosis connecting the frontal and occipital bellies of the occipitofrontal muscle.

ga·le·a

(gā'lē-ă),
1. A structure shaped like a helmet.
2.
3. A form of bandage covering the head.
4. Synonym(s): caul (1)
[L. a helmet]

galea

(gā′lē-ə)
n. pl. ga·leae (-lē-ē′)
1. An anatomical structure shaped like a helmet.
2. The aponeurosis connecting the occipitofrontal muscle to form the epicranium.
3. A type of bandage for covering the head.

ga·le·a

(gā'lē-ă)
1. A body structure shaped like a helmet.
2. Synonym(s): epicranial aponeurosis.
3. A form of bandage covering the head.
4. Synonym(s): caul (1) .
[L. a helmet]

galea

the outer lobe of the MIXILLA in insects.

ga·le·a

(gā'lē-ă)
1. A helmet-shaped structure.
2. Form of head bandage.
[L. a helmet]
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Moreover, as Louis Galea, the ECA member responsible for the report, puts it, "The Commission, Eurostat and member states share a common responsibility for maintaining public trust and confidence in European statistics".