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n.1. a helmet-shaped part, especially the galea aponeurotica, a flat sheet of fibrous tissue (see aponeurosis) that caps the skull and links the two parts of the epicranius muscle. 2. a type of head bandage.

1. a helmet-shaped part, especially the galea aponeurotica, a flat sheet of fibrous tissue (see aponeurosis) that caps the skull and links the two parts of the epicranius muscle. 2. a type of head bandage.

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