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  1. headwall(Noun)

    The highest cliff of a glacial cirque.

  2. headwall(Noun)

    The steep cliff at the back of a cirque.

  3. headwall(Noun)

    A retaining wall at the outlet of a drain or culvert.


  1. Headwall

    In physical geography and geology the headwall of a glacial cirque is its highest cliff. In civil engineering, a headwall is a small retaining wall placed at the outlet of a stormwater pipe or culvert.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of headwall in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of headwall in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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