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scalp

noun

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as in skull, crown

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scalp

verb

Synonyms of scalp (Entry 2 of 2)

as in head, shorten

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The first known use of scalp was in the 14th century

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“Scalp.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/scalp. Accessed 4 Apr. 2020.

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