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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishheaderhead‧er /ˈhedə $ -ər/ noun [countable]  1 DSFan action in football in which you hit the ball with your head2 TDTOPinformation at the top of a page, especially things such as numbers that appear on each page of a document3 information at the beginning of an email message that shows when it was sent, who wrote it etc double-header
Examples from the Corpus
headerThe amount of encoding in a header will depend both on the nature and the intended use of the text.The first blow came from a corner and a flying header by Dave Higgins.A spell checker, word count feature and thesaurus are all included and the program can handle headers and footers.Kenny, that set-piece specialist, delivered the corner and in came Glendinning, to power the header.