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  1. headword, head word(noun)

    a content word that can be qualified by a modifier

    headword, head

  2. head, head word(noun)

    (grammar) the word in a grammatical constituent that plays the same grammatical role as the whole constituent

    headway, promontory, headword, headland, heading, straits, oral sex, capitulum, psyche, school principal, head, question, read/write head, forefront, point, header, drumhead, mind, chief, headspring, principal, nous, fountainhead, head teacher, caput, pass, brain, foreland, top dog

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