Definition of Masthead. Meaning of Masthead. Synonyms of Masthead

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Definition of Masthead

Masthead
Masthead Mast"head`, n. (Naut.) The top or head of a mast; the part of a mast above the hounds.
Masthead
Masthead Mast"head", v. t. (Naut.) To cause to go to the masthead as a punishment. --Marryat.

Meaning of Masthead from wikipedia

- Masthead may refer to: Nameplate (publishing), the banner name on the front page of a newspaper or periodical (UK "masthead") Masthead (American publishing)...
- A masthead rig on a sailing vessel consists of a forestay and backstay both attached at the top of the mast. The Bermuda rig can be split into two groups:...
- In American usage, a publication's masthead is a printed list, published in a fixed position in each edition, of its owners, departments, officers, contributors...
- Masthead Studios is a Bulgarian video game developer, founded in 2005, specializing in m****ively multiplayer online role-playing games. Their latest PC...
- The nameplate (American English) or masthead (British English) of a newspaper or periodical is its designed title as it appears on the front page or cover...
- winches and furling systems. The headsail can be masthead-rigged or fractional-rigged. On a masthead-rigged sloop, the forestay (on which the headsail...
- The commissioning pennant (or masthead pennant) is a pennant (also spelled "pendant") flown from the masthead of a warship. The history of flying a commissioning...
- also used on wooden flagpoles, to prevent them from splitting. Without a masthead truck, water could easily seep into the circular growth rings of a wooden...
- The Age's masthead has received a number of updates since 1854. The most recent update to the design was made in 2002. The current masthead features a...
- Drake is the first African-American woman to serve on the newsroom’s print masthead. Drake was born to internist Dr. Kathleen Glover and attorney Macarthur...
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