running head

noun

Definition of running head

: a headline repeated on consecutive pages (as of a book)

called also running headline

First Known Use of running head

1839, in the meaning defined above

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“Running head.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/running%20head. Accessed 13 May. 2021.

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