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Noun, pl. galeae

1. a Roman helmet. (

1. An organ or a part of a plant that is shaped like a galea (helmet). (

2. The upper lip or helmet-shaped part of a labiate flower. (

1. A mouth part found in some species of chewing insect, which is shaped like a galea (helmet). (

2. The anterior, outer process of the second joint of the maxillae in certain insects. (

1. A genus of fossil echini, having a vaulted, helmet-shaped shell. (

1. A kind of bandage for the head. (

1. A headache extending all over the head. (

Word origin: Latin, a helmet.

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