galea (plural galeae)

  1. A Roman helmet.
  2. (botany) An organ or a part of a plant that is shaped like a galea (helmet).
  3. (entomology) A mouthpart found in some species of chewing insect, which is shaped like a galea (helmet).
  4. (surgery) A kind of bandage for the head.
  5. (medicine) A headache extending all over the head.
Related terms Translations
  • Spanish: gálea

Proper noun
  1. Surname

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