scalp

Definitions of scalp
  1. noun
    the skin that covers the top of the head
    “they wanted to take his scalp as a trophy”
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    type of:
    cutis, skin, tegument
    a natural protective body covering and site of the sense of touch
  2. verb
    remove the scalp of
    “The enemies were scalped
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    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
  3. verb
    sell illegally, as on the black market
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    type of:
    sell
    exchange or deliver for money or its equivalent
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