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n. - A word placed at the beginning of a line or paragraph (as in a dictionary entry); A word that is qualified by a modifier.

Usage examples (34)
  • Each headword is listed with its translation, part of speech, and pronunciation.
  • Translated headword: with piebald or swift-circling ponies
  • When a headword is misspelled, things have come to a pretty pass:EPHETIC a.
  • Other giveaways are that headword occurrences in the references are abbreviated p. and not i. and where the arrows at the bottom go. for more
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