As an adjective scalpal
is of or pertaining to the scalp.
As a verb extirpate is
(obsolete) to clear an area of roots and stumps.
Of or pertaining to the scalp.
(obsolete) To clear an area of roots and stumps.
To pull up by the roots; uproot.
To destroy completely; to annihilate.
To surgically remove.
* (to pull up by the roots) uproot, eradicate, extricate, deracinate
* (to destroy completely) annihilate, destroy, eradicate, exterminate
* (to surgically remove) excise
* See also