Definition of 'scalp'
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Spanish giants could throw at them to claim a notable scalp. The Sun (2008)Her scalp and full head of hair were on the bottom of the pool. The Sun (2015)Stress is another factor in hair and scalp health. Times, Sunday Times (2015)She seems to be collecting indie rock scalps at the moment. The Sun (2009)Poor ventilation can clog pores in the scalp and make hair greasy. The Sun (2014)My head was hurting and the glass in my hair and my scalp was itching. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He cut his scalp and right cheek, and bruised his right hip. Indian Balm - Travels in the Southern Subcontinent (1994)They will be the biggest draw in the Championship but that also makes them the biggest scalp. Times, Sunday Times (2009)They are 11-2 with most firms to claim another big scalp. The Sun (2015)We are seen as a big scalp and it's a challenge we have to stand up to. Times, Sunday Times (2014)We were right up there on the list of rock-star scalps the groupies wanted to add to their belts. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The extra scalp skin was then used to cover the bald strip, and hair will grow on it as normal. The Sun (2009)They just want that Aussie scalp. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The public wanted a scalp. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Suddenly I saw my bare scalp in the mirror. Coping With Sudden Hair Loss (1988)I literally want a scalp. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The FSA has been trying for years to claim a big scalp as part of a failing effort to stamp out insider trading. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I fumbled clumsily with the scarf, so that he could measure the ugly, bare scalp. Coping With Sudden Hair Loss (1988)
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Translations for 'scalp'
British English: scalp NOUN
Your scalp is the skin under the hair on your head.
He smoothed his hair back over his scalp.
Definition of scalp from the Collins English Dictionary
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