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masthead definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a listing printed in all issues of a newspaper or magazine (usually on the editorial page) that gives the name of the publication and the names of the editorial staff, etc. [syn: masthead, flag]
2: the title of a newspaper or magazine; usually printed on the front page and on the editorial page
3: the head or top of a mast

Merriam Webster's

noun Date: 15th century 1. the top of a mast 2. a. the printed matter in a newspaper or periodical that gives the title and details of ownership, advertising rates, and subscription rates b. the name of a publication (as a newspaper) displayed on the top of the first page

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. & v. --n. 1 the highest part of a ship's mast, esp. that of a lower mast as a place of observation or punishment. 2 the title of a newspaper etc. at the head of the front or editorial page. --v.tr. 1 send (a sailor) to the masthead. 2 raise (a sail) to its position on the mast.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Masthead Mast"head`, n. (Naut.) The top or head of a mast; the part of a mast above the hounds.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Masthead Mast"head", v. t. (Naut.) To cause to go to the masthead as a punishment. --Marryat.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

(mastheads) 1. A ship's masthead is the highest part of its mast. N-COUNT 2. A newspaper's masthead is the part at the top of the front page where its name appears in big letters. N-COUNT: usu sing, usu with poss

Moby Thesaurus

billhead, book stamp, bookplate, brand, broad arrow, cachet, check, colophon, counterfoil, countermark, docket, government mark, government stamp, hallmark, imprint, label, letterhead, logo, logotype, plate, price tag, registered trademark, running head, running title, seal, sigil, signet, stamp, sticker, stub, tag, tally, ticket, title page, token, trade name, trademark, trademark name



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