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headline

[′hed‚līn]
(mining engineering)
In dredging, the line which is anchored ahead of the dredge pond and holds the dredge up to its digging front.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Sonja Madzovska says in Utrinski vesnik that while a week ago newspaper headlines flamboyantly said Russians would drink Macedonia's milk, a few days ago we learned that as far as exporting meat is concerned things would not go as smoothly.
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Each scene was divided with the help of Brecht-style captions, which read like newspaper headlines.
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Eye-opening and timely reading given today's political climate and newspaper headlines.