Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: skull

Schädel {m}Maskulinum (der) [anat.]
Totenkopf {m}Maskulinum (der)
Totenschädel {m}Maskulinum (der)
Schädel {m}Maskulinum (der) (Totenschädel)
Kopf {m}Maskulinum (der) [anat.] ([auch Toten-] Schädel)


Great big fat ones with steel and sapphire on their wings; and big moths, in the night, with skull and cross-bones on their backs.”
Next night we stuck a picture, which Tom drawed in blood, of a skull and crossbones on the front door; and next night another one of a coffin on the back door.
I twigged it, knew it; had had the gift, might readily have prophesied it—for when I clapped my eye upon his skull I saw it.
The casket of the skull is broken into with an axe, and the two plump, whitish lobes being withdrawn (precisely resembling two large puddings), they are then mixed with flour, and cooked into a most delectable mess, in flavor somewhat resembling calves’ head, which is quite a dish among some epicures; and every one knows that some young bucks among the epicures, by continually dining upon calves’ brains, by and by get to have a little brains of their own, so as to be able to tell a calf’s head from their own heads; which, indeed, requires uncommon discrimination.
In the full-grown creature the skull will measure at least twenty feet in length.
Unhinge the lower jaw, and the side view of this skull is as the side of a moderately inclined plane resting throughout on a level base.
At the high end the skull forms a crater to bed that part of the mass; while under the long floor of this crater—in another cavity seldom exceeding ten inches in length and as many in depth—reposes the mere handful of this monster’s brain.
If you unload his skull of its spermy heaps and then take a rear view of its rear end, which is the high end, you will be struck by its resemblance to the human skull, beheld in the same situation, and from the same point of view.
Indeed, place this reversed skull (scaled down to the human magnitude) among a plate of men’s skulls, and you would involuntarily confound it with them; and remarking the depressions on one part of its summit, in phrenological phrase you would say—This man had no self-esteem, and no veneration.
If you attentively regard almost any quadruped’s spine, you will be struck with the resemblance of its vertebræ to a strung necklace of dwarfed skulls, all bearing rudimental resemblance to the skull proper.

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Growing-skull-Fraktur {f}, GSF {f} [med.] growing skull fracture, GSF
Skull {n} [naut., Sport] (Vortriebsmittel für Ruderboote; bes. beim Sportrudern) scull
Ruder {n} [naut., Sport] (Skull [Vortriebsmittel für Ruderboote; bes. beim Sportrudern]) scull
Pfannenbär {m} [met.] ladle skull
Schädeltrümmerfraktur {f} [med.] comminuted skull fracture
Schädeldach {n} [anat.] skull roof
Schädelkapazität {f} [biol.] capacity of the skull
Der Schädel des Marquis de Sade [lit.] The Skull [lit.] (Robert Bloch)
Totenkopf {m} (Piratentotenkopf) pirate skull
Tumor {m} an der Schädelbasis [med.] tumor at the base of the skull [esp. Am.]