Meaning of masthead
Pronunciation: (mast'hed", mäst'-), [key]
- Also calleda statement printed in all issues of a newspaper, magazine, or the like, usually on the editorial page, giving the publication's name, the names of the owner and staff, etc.
- Also calleda line of type on the front page of a newspaper or the cover of a periodical giving the name of the publication.
- the head of a mast.
- the uppermost point of a mast.
- run up to the head of a mast: masthead rig.
- masthead (Thesaurus)