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heading

 [hed´ing]
a word or term found at the beginning of all or part of a piece of printed material.
Medical Subject h's (MeSH) see MeSH.
MeSH h's subject headings.
subject h's the terms chosen from medical subject headings (MeSH) to index the references appearing in medline and other national library of medicine databases. Called also MeSH terms and MeSH headings.
References in classic literature ?
Next we have the pica heading, "News of the Day," under which the following facts are set forth: Prince Leopold is going on a visit to Vienna, six lines; Prince Arnulph is coming back from Russia, two lines; the Landtag will meet at ten o'clock in the morning and consider an election law, three lines and one word over; a city government item, five and one-half lines; prices of tickets to the proposed grand Charity Ball, twenty-three lines--for this one item occupies almost one-fourth of the entire first page; there is to be a wonderful Wagner concert in Frankfurt-on-the-Main, with an orchestra of one hundred and eight instruments, seven and one-half lines.
If she were heading south-west as Johnson had said, the wind, then, I calculated, was blowing nearly from the south.
But directly she is clear of the narrow seas, heading out into the world with nothing solid to speak of between her and the South Pole, the anchors are got in and the cables disappear from the deck.
He gave an angry thrust to his horse, which had grown restive under him, and plunged into the water, heading for the deepest part where the current was swift.
Again he was forced to change the direction of his march, this time heading northward into Kent.
In a taxi, and away, heading for the Barbary Coast, Harry Del Mar saw visions that were golden.
This resource lists subject headings used by small and medium-sized libraries, with patterns, examples, and notes on usage.
03 is indicative of lack of clarity in the two headings.
Common ground was found at the level of the Committee of Permanent Representatives (Coreper) on certain headings in the proposal of the European Commission for the post-2013 multiannual financial framework (MFF).
ISTANBUL, Mar 9, 2011 (TUR) -- Turkey's state minister & chief negotiator for EU talks said on Tuesday that Turkey would be able to open 16 more chapter headings in case political impediments were eliminated.
This guide for librarians charged with film and video cataloging compiles standard Library of Congress subject headings and genre term headings related to film and video materials, along with guidance on how they should be applied.
AIM 5-5-6 on radar vectors gives a bit more detail, noting that the pilot "Promptly complies with headings and altitudes assigned.