KJV Dictionary Definition: scalp
SCALP, n. L. scalpo.
1. The skin of the top of the head; as a hairless scalp.
2. The skin of the top of the head cut or torn off. A scalp among the Indians of America is a trophy of victory.
SCALP, v.t. To deprive of the scalp, or integuments of the head.
SCALP'ED, pp. Deprived of the skin of the head.
SCALP'ING, ppr. Depriving of the skin of the top of the head.