Definition of header
- took a header into the pool
She tripped on the rock and took a header.
He scored with a header past the goalie.
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: a word, phrase, etc., that is placed at the beginning of a document, passage, etc., or at the top of a page
: a fall in which your head hits the ground
soccer : a shot or pass made by hitting the ball with your head
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subject to rapid or unexpected change
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