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scall

(skôl, skäl) also

scald

(skôld, skäld)
n.
A scaly eruption of the skin or scalp.

scall

An obsolete term for:
(1) Any encrusted or scaly skin lesion; 
(2) Cradle cap, colloquial for seborrhea of the infant scalp; crusta lacteal.

scall

(skawl) [Norse skalli, baldhead]
Dermatitis of the scalp producing a crusted scabby eruption.
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