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head·space

 (hĕd′spās′)
n.
The volume left at the top of an almost filled jar, tin, or other container before sealing.

headspace

(ˈhɛdˌspeɪs)
n
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) artillery the space between bolt and cartridge in a firearm
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Noun1.headspace - the volume left at the top of a filled container (bottle or jar or tin) before sealing
indefinite quantity - an estimated quantity
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Lorraine's strong combination of technical expertise and marketing know-how, will provide strong direction and help Headspace achieve its strategic business objectives.
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