The person in charge; honcho (1830s+)
chief cook and bottle washer
noun 1. an inventory of people in a group taken by counting individuals. 2. any count of support, strength, etc.: a head count of senators opposing the bill.
noun 1. a maneuver in which a surfer, by squatting and leaning forward on the surfboard, partially dips his or her head into the wall of a wave.
- Head disk assembly
hardware, storage (HDA) A sealed, high capacity mainframe hard disk with integral heads, as opposed to a removable disk. (1999-01-13)
[hed-dres] /ˈhɛdˌdrɛs/ noun 1. a covering or decoration for the : a tribal headdress of feathers. 2. a style or manner of arranging the hair. /ˈhɛdˌdrɛs/ noun 1. any head covering, esp an ornate one or one denoting a rank or occupation n. 1703, from head (n.) + dress (n.).