headwork

[hed-wurk]
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Origin of headwork

First recorded in 1830–40; head + work
Related formshead·work·er, nounhead·work·ing, noun
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Related Words for headwork

cerebration, headwork

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British Dictionary definitions for headwork

headwork

noun
  1. mental work
  2. the ornamentation of the keystone of an arch
Derived Formsheadworker, noun
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