header

[ hed-er ]
/ ˈhɛd ər /
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noun

Origin of header

First recorded in 1400–50, header is from the late Middle English word heder. See head, -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for headers

header

/ (ˈhɛdə) /

noun

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Word Origin and History for headers

header


n.

"head-first dive or plunge," 1849, from head (n.); as a type of pass or shot with the head in soccer, by 1906.

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