Billhead
Billhead Bill"head` (b[i^]l"h[e^]d), n. A printed form, used by merchants in making out bills or rendering accounts. [1913 Webster]

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  • billhead — [bil′hed΄] n. a letterhead used for statements of charges …   English World dictionary

  • Billhead — General Info= BillHead receipts were common in business transactions from the late 1860s through the early 1940s... and in some cases, they can be found in present day transactions (although it is a less common practice now.)Many billhead… …   Wikipedia

  • billhead — /bil hed /, n. 1. a sheet of paper with a printed heading, usually giving one s name and address, on which a statement of money due is rendered. 2. the heading itself. 3. a printed form for itemized statements. [1835 45; BILL1 + HEAD] * * * …   Universalium

  • billhead — n. bill or the letterhead on which a bill is printed …   English contemporary dictionary

  • billhead — n. a printed account form. * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: bill (IV) + head : a printed form commonly headed with the seller s name and address on which accounts of money owed are rendered * * * /bil hed /, n. 1. a sheet of paper with a printed… …   Useful english dictionary

  • fiddlehead — fid dle*head n. 1. any of several tall ferns of northern temperate regions having graceful arched fronds and sporophylls resembling ostrich plumes. Syn: ostrich fern, shuttlecock fern, {Matteuccia struthiopteris}, {Pteretis struthiopteris},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fiddlehead fern — fiddlehead fid dle*head n. 1. any of several tall ferns of northern temperate regions having graceful arched fronds and sporophylls resembling ostrich plumes. Syn: ostrich fern, shuttlecock fern, {Matteuccia struthiopteris}, {Pteretis… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Matteuccia struthiopteris — fiddlehead fid dle*head n. 1. any of several tall ferns of northern temperate regions having graceful arched fronds and sporophylls resembling ostrich plumes. Syn: ostrich fern, shuttlecock fern, {Matteuccia struthiopteris}, {Pteretis… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Onoclea struthiopteris — fiddlehead fid dle*head n. 1. any of several tall ferns of northern temperate regions having graceful arched fronds and sporophylls resembling ostrich plumes. Syn: ostrich fern, shuttlecock fern, {Matteuccia struthiopteris}, {Pteretis… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Osmunda cinnamonea — fiddlehead fid dle*head n. 1. any of several tall ferns of northern temperate regions having graceful arched fronds and sporophylls resembling ostrich plumes. Syn: ostrich fern, shuttlecock fern, {Matteuccia struthiopteris}, {Pteretis… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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