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letterhead

[let-er-hed] /ˈlɛt ərˌhɛd/
noun
1.
a printed heading on stationery, especially one giving the name and address of a business concern, an institution, etc.
2.
a sheet of paper with such a heading.
Origin of letterhead
1885-1890
1885-90; letter1 + head
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letterhead

/ˈlɛtəˌhɛd/
noun
1.
a sheet of paper printed with one's address, name, etc, for writing a letter on
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n.

1868, short for letterheading (1867); from letter (n.1) + head (n.). So called because it was printed at the "head" of the piece of paper.

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