subhead

[ suhb-hed ]
/ ˈsʌbˌhɛd /
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noun

a title or heading of a subdivision, as in a chapter, essay, or newspaper article.
a subordinate division of a title or heading.
the immediate subordinate of the president or other head of an educational institution.

Nearby words

  1. subgrundation,
  2. subgum,
  3. subha,
  4. subhalide,
  5. subharmonic,
  6. subheading,
  7. subhedral,
  8. subhuman,
  9. subhyoid,
  10. subic bay

Also sub·head·ing (for defs 1, 2).

Origin of subhead

First recorded in 1580–90; sub- + head

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British Dictionary definitions for subheading

subheading

subhead

/ (ˈsʌbˌhɛdɪŋ) /

noun

the heading or title of a subdivision or subsection of a printed work
a division subordinate to a main heading or title
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