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masthead

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈmɑːsthed/ US   /ˈmæstˌhed/
COMMUNICATIONS the title and information that are printed at the top of a newspaper's or magazine's front page: The masthead of issue 1 gives the cover price as $1.50.
INTERNET the name of a person, company, or organization that is displayed on the page of a website: We have redesigned our masthead for our website.
MARKETING the name and information that is printed at the top of a company's or organization's official letters, etc.: Although officially he is no longer working as a lawyer, the law firm still uses stationery with his name on the masthead.
Translations of “masthead”
in Chinese (Traditional) (位於頭版頂部的)報紙(或雜誌)名稱…
in Chinese (Simplified) (位于头版顶部的)报纸(或杂志)名称…
(Definition of masthead from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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