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Title

Etymology: L, titulus, title
a section of the Social Security Act that provides for the establishment, funding, and regulation of a service to a specific segment of the population. Examples include Title XIX, which includes medical coverage under Medicaid, and Title X, which awards lump-sum grants for family planning programs.

title

An honorific designation (Sir, Dr, Lord, Rev, Lady) that a person has inherited, acquired by degree or been given by a deeming authority or monarch.

title

Vox populi The official designation of a thing. See Job title.
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She is, in fact, the only mainstream heroine with title roles in her kitty right now.
Jamie is also due to play the title role in the motion capture film The Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn, based upon the popular comic books.
Music teacher and production organiser Vivienne Winterschladen said: "Isobel does extremely well in the title role and all the other pupils support her brilliantly.
POTENT WORK: Student Kate Kordel is to play the title role in Greek tragedy Sophocles Antigone
Fresh off her triumph in the title role of Broadway's Annie Get Your Gun, music diva Reba McEntire will open this year's all-star Macy's Passport 2001 fund-raising fashion show, hitting the runway in San Francisco on September 13 and Los Angeles on September 22.
AFTER spending several years on the drawing board a new Superman film, with Nicolas Cage in the title role, may finally be nearing production.
Adventures of Don Juan (1948): In the title role, Flynn is a wiser, warmer, wittier version of his earlier characters as he rescues the Spanish queen (Viveca Lindfors) from the snares of an evil duke.
SOPRANO YANNICK-MURIEL NOAH triumphed last fall in the title role of Catalani's La Wally at Stadttheater Klagenfurt in Austria.
And, yes, she had to audition for the title role of the ``Corpse Bride,'' even though she had been living with the director long enough that she had seen early sketches of the character she would ultimately be playing.
She remembers the first performance, with the choreographer in the title role and herself as his muse, as "a kind of public courtship.
The Shakespeare adaptation launches new-style Warwick company Generator and features young actor Toby Quash in the title role.
At the New York City Opera he sang the title role of Handel's Rinaldo, a marathon venture with eight arias, two duets, and batches of tricky roulades.