scald head

noun

Definition of scald head

archaic
: any of several diseases of the scalp characterized by falling out of the hair and by pustules the dried discharge of which forms scales

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“Scald head.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scald%20head. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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