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(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) printing a heading printed at the top of every page or every other page of a book
a descriptive word, phrase, title, or the like, usu. repeated at the top of each page of a book, periodical, etc.
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|Noun||1.||running head - a heading printed at the top of every page (or every other page) of a book|
header, heading, head - a line of text serving to indicate what the passage below it is about; "the heading seemed to have little to do with the text"
running title - the title (or a shortened title) of a book used as a running head
book - a written work or composition that has been published (printed on pages bound together); "I am reading a good book on economics"