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 for header
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  header
      n 1: a line of text serving to indicate what the passage below
           it is about; "the heading seemed to have little to do with
           the text" [syn: heading, header, head]
      2: horizontal beam used as a finishing piece over a door or
         window [syn: header, lintel]
      3: brick that is laid sideways at the top of a wall [syn:
         header, coping, cope]
      4: a framing member crossing and supporting the ends of joists,
         studs, or rafters so as to transfer their weight to parallel
         joists, studs, or rafters
      5: a machine that cuts the heads off grain and moves them into a
         wagon
      6: (soccer) the act of hitting the ball with your head
      7: a headlong jump (or fall); "he took a header into the
         shrubbery"

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