running head
noun Date: 1839 a headline repeated on consecutive pages (as of a book) — called also running headline

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • running head — or running title n. a descriptive head or title printed at the top of every page or, sometimes, every other page, of a book, periodical, report, etc …   English World dictionary

  • running head — ► NOUN ▪ a heading printed at the top of each page of a book or chapter …   English terms dictionary

  • running head — noun a heading printed at the top of every page (or every other page) of a book • Syn: ↑running headline • Hypernyms: ↑heading, ↑header, ↑head • Hyponyms: ↑running title …   Useful english dictionary

  • running head — Synonyms and related words: banner, banner head, billhead, book stamp, bookplate, brand, broad arrow, cachet, caption, check, colophon, counterfoil, countermark, docket, drop head, dropline, epigraph, government mark, government stamp, hallmark,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • running head — Print. a descriptive word, phrase, title, or the like, usually repeated at the top of each page of a book, periodical, etc. Also called running title. [1830 40] * * * …   Universalium

  • running head — /ˈrʌnɪŋ hɛd/ (say runing hed) noun a descriptive heading repeated at the top of (usually) each page. Also, running title …   Australian English dictionary

  • running head — run′ning head n. pri lib a descriptive word, phrase, title, or the like, usu. repeated at the top of each page of a book, periodical, etc • Etymology: 1830–40 …   From formal English to slang

  • Running head — Колонтитул …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • running head — noun a heading printed at the top of each page of a book or chapter …   English new terms dictionary

  • running title — noun the title (or a shortened title) of a book used as a running head • Hypernyms: ↑running head, ↑running headline * * * noun : the title or short title of a volume printed at the top of left hand text pages or sometimes of all text pages… …   Useful english dictionary

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