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Heading

Head´ing
n.1.The act or state of one who, or that which, heads; formation of a head.
2.That which stands at the head; title; as, the heading of a paper.
3.Material for the heads of casks, barrels, etc.
4.(Mining, tunneling) A gallery, drift, or adit in a mine; the vein above a drift.
5.(Sewing) The extension of a line ruffling above the line of stitch.
6.(Masonry) That end of a stone or brick which is presented outward.
Heading course
a - (Arch.) a course consisting only of headers. See Header, n. 3 (a).
Heading joint
a - (Carp.) A joint, as of two or more boards, etc., at right angles to the grain of the wood.
b - (Masonry) A joint between two roussoirs in the same course.
Noun1.heading - a line of text serving to indicate what the passage below it is about; "the heading seemed to have little to do with the text"
Synonyms: header, head
2.heading - the direction or path along which something moves or along which it lies
Synonyms: bearing, aim
3.heading - a horizontal (or nearly horizontal) passageway in a mine; "they dug a drift parallel with the vein"
Synonyms: drift, gallery
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Headboard
Headborough
headcheese
headcount
headcounter
Headdress
Headed
Header
headfast
Headfirst
Headfish
headful
headgear
headhunter
Headily
Headiness
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Heading course
Heading joint
headlamp
Headland
Headless
Headlight
headlike
Headline
headliner
headlinese
headlock
Headlong
Headman
headmaster
headmastership
headmistress
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