|1.||[ noun ] (soccer) the act of hitting the ball with your head|
|Related terms:||hit soccer|
|2.||[ noun ] (agriculture) a machine that cuts the heads off grain and moves them into a wagon|
|3.||[ noun ] a framing member crossing and supporting the ends of joists, studs, or rafters so as to transfer their weight to parallel joists, studs, or rafters|
|4.||[ noun ] brick that is laid sideways at the top of a wall|
|Related terms:||brick wall|
|5.||[ noun ] horizontal beam used as a finishing piece over a door or window|
|6.||[ noun ] (linguistics,writing) a line of text serving to indicate what the passage below it is about|
"the heading seemed to have little to do with the text"
|Related terms:||line title headline rubric running_head crossheading subheading lemma head|
|7.||[ noun ] a headlong jump (or fall)|
"he took a header into the shrubbery"