head / ( hɛd) / noun the upper or front part of the body in vertebrates, including man, that contains and protects the brain, eyes, mouth, and nose and ears when presentRelated adjective: cephalic the corresponding part of an invertebrate animal something resembling a head in form or function, such as the top of a tool
the person (as an employer or supervisor) who tells people and especially workers what to do as head of the planning committee, he had the responsibility of appointing someone to look into the parking situation. Synonyms & Similar Words. boss. foreman. leader. chief. director. manager. commander.
A head is the part of an organism which usually includes the ears, brain, forehead, cheeks, chin, eyes, nose, and mouth, each of which aid in various sensory functions such as sight, hearing, smell, and taste. Some very simple animals may not have a head, but many bilaterally symmetric forms do, regardless of size.
Britannica Dictionary definition of HEAD 1 [count] : the part of the body containing the brain, eyes, ears, nose, and mouth She patted the dog on the head. He nodded his head in agreement. The ceiling's low—watch your head! [+] more examples — see picture at human; see also talking head 2 [count] : a person's mental ability : mind or intellect
head, in human anatomy, the upper portion of the body, consisting of the skull with its coverings and contents, including the lower jaw. It is attached to the spinal column by way of the first cervical vertebra, the atlas, and connected with the trunk of the body by the muscles, blood vessels, and nerves that constitute the neck.
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The <head> element is a container for metadata (data about data) and is placed between the <html> tag and the <body> tag. Metadata is data about the HTML document. Metadata is not displayed. Metadata typically define the document title, character set, styles, scripts, and other meta information. The following elements can go inside the <head> element: