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Definitions and terminology related to cryptoeconomics, blockchain and distributed ledger technology.
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Block Header

Block headers contain metadata that uniquely reference a particular block. Contained within the headers are seven fields, including: version, the previous block’s hash, the merkle root (a hash of all of this block’s transactions), a block creation timestamp, the difficulty, the nonce, and the number of transactions contained within the block.