Origin of scall
1250–1300; Middle English < Old Norse skalli bald head. Cf. skull
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Examples from the Web for scall
Scall′oped, having the edge or border cut into scallops or curves.
- pathol a former term for any of various diseases of the scalp characterized by itching and scab formation
C14: from Old Norse skalli bald head. Compare skull
- A scaly eruption of the skin or scalp.