from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The wall of a steam locomotive's firebox, located in the cab, where the controls are mounted.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The back part of the head: opposed to forehead.
- n. False hair worn on the back of the head.
Put your ambarelo in the cornel, Messes Enos-Harries, and your backhead in a chair.
God gave him leave, wherefore Bern-Davydd, whose spirit waxed hot, answered: "Boy, boy, why for did you not kick the she cat on the backhead?"
Industries building, showing the tank and backhead.
The water level in the boiler is indicated by the three brass cocks located on the backhead.
The fault of his head was its lack of depth; there was not much distance from the ear to the nostril, and the backhead was deficient.