printed material appearing before and usually above the text of a chapter, as a title, number, quotation, etc.
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For the rest, the phrase "sexual metabolism" or "chemism of sexuality" is a chapter-head without content.A General Introduction to Psychoanalysis | Sigmund Freud
A part of the chapter-head border is used here to frame chapter titles.For the Soul of Rafael | Marah Ellis Ryan
At the same time it was customary to give a fairly full synopsis of the contents of each chapter under the chapter head.Capitals | Frederick W. Hamilton
However, where a new chapter begins in the center of a page, the page number has been moved to the chapter head.Historic Tales, Vol. XIII (of 15) | Charles Morris
Page 5, restored chapter head poetry from Fireside Companion version.Kathleen's Diamonds | Mrs. Alex. McVeigh Miller