Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The heading or title of a subdivision of a printed subject.
  • n. A subordinate heading or title.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A subheading or subtitle

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A subordinate head or title; a subdivision of a heading. See head, 13.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a heading of a subdivision of a text

Etymologies

sub- +‎ head (Wiktionary)

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