heading - definition and synonyms

 
 
noun [countable] 

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/ˈhedɪŋ/
singularheading
pluralheadings
  1. 1
    the title at the top of a page or piece of writing

    Mention your sources at the end, under the heading ‘Bibliography’.

  2. 2
    a word or phrase that gives a general description of a type of person or thing

    Those responsibilities come under the heading of ‘general duties’.