scalp

Primary Meanings of scalp

1.
nv
the skin that covers the top of the head
remove the scalp of
2.
v
sell illegally, as on the black market
Full Definitions of scalp
1

n the skin that covers the top of the head

“they wanted to take his scalp as a trophy”
Type of:
cutis, skin, tegument
a natural protective body covering and site of the sense of touch

v remove the scalp of

“The enemies were scalped
Types:
lift
remove (hair) by scalping
Type of:
remove, take, take away, withdraw
remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
2

v sell illegally, as on the black market

Type of:
sell
exchange or deliver for money or its equivalent

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