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Fixed #20452 -- Rename 'headers' to 'header fields'.

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  1. +6 −6 docs/ref/request-response.txt
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@@ -578,20 +578,20 @@ streaming response if (and only if) no middleware accesses the
instantiated with an iterator. Django will consume and save the content of
the iterator on first access.
-Setting headers
-~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+Setting header fields
+~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
-To set or remove a header in your response, treat it like a dictionary::
+To set or remove a header field in your response, treat it like a dictionary::
>>> response = HttpResponse()
>>> response['Cache-Control'] = 'no-cache'
>>> del response['Cache-Control']
Note that unlike a dictionary, ``del`` doesn't raise ``KeyError`` if the header
-doesn't exist.
+field doesn't exist.
-HTTP headers cannot contain newlines. An attempt to set a header containing a
-newline character (CR or LF) will raise ``BadHeaderError``
+HTTP header fields cannot contain newlines. An attempt to set a header field
+containing a newline character (CR or LF) will raise ``BadHeaderError``
Telling the browser to treat the response as a file attachment
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