Definition of head form in English:

head form

noun

  • 1Anthropology
    The form of the head, especially with reference to craniometric classification.

  • 2The form or spelling chosen for a headword in a dictionary or glossary.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Reports of the British Association for the Advancement of Science. From head + form.

Pronunciation

head form

/ˈhɛd fɔːm/