crossheading definition

  • noun:
    • a heading of a subsection imprinted in the torso of text.
    • In mining: A passage driven for air flow from the airway toward gangway, or in one breast through pillar into adjoining working.
    • A roadway driven in the solid, or maintained through old workings, to intersect other haulage-roads diagonally or at right sides.
    • A roadway driven at less interest than straight to the increase of the seam.
    • In publishing, a subheading; a title set in the body regarding the imprinted matter at the beginning of a subdivision associated with treatment.
    • a heading of a subsection printed in the torso associated with the text

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