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Definition 1: a horizontal (or nearly horizontal) passageway in a mine - [noun denoting artifact]

Samples where heading or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they dug a drift parallel with the vein

Synonyms for heading in the sense of this definition

(heading is a kind of ...) a passage between rooms or between buildings

(heading belongs to category ...) the act of extracting ores or coal etc from the earth

Definition 2: a line of text serving to indicate what the passage below it is about - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where heading or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the heading seemed to have little to do with the text

Synonyms for heading in the sense of this definition

(heading is a kind of ...) text consisting of a row of words written across a page or computer screen

"the letter consisted of three short lines" "there are six lines in every stanza"

(... is a kind of heading ) a heading of a subsection printed within the body of the text

(... is a kind of heading ) the heading or caption of a newspaper article

(... is a kind of heading ) the heading that indicates the subject of an annotation or a literary composition or a dictionary entry

(... is a kind of heading ) a title or heading that is printed in red or in a special type

(... is a kind of heading ) a heading printed at the top of every page (or every other page) of a book

(... is a kind of heading ) a heading of a subdivision of a text

(... is a kind of heading ) a heading that names a statute or legislative bill; may give a brief summary of the matters it deals with

"Title 8 provided federal help for schools"

Definition 3: the direction or path along which something moves or along which it lies - [noun denoting location]

Synonyms for heading in the sense of this definition

(heading is a kind of ...) a line leading to a place or point

"he looked the other direction" "didn't know the way home"

(... is a kind of heading ) the heading or position of a vessel relative to the trim of its sails

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