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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of tail.
  • adj. having the specified form of tail
  • adj. Having a tail.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having a tail; having (such) a tail or (so many) tails; -- chiefly used in composition

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having a tail; caudate; appendaged; urodele; macrurous: as, the tailed batrachians; the tailed wings of a butterfly.
  • In botany, provided with a slender or tail-like appendage of any kind: as, tailed anthers.
  • Formed like or into a tail; shaped as a tail: as, tailed appendages; a rat-tailed file.
  • In heraldry, having a tail, as a beast or bird used as a bearing: used only when the tail is of a different tincture from the rest: as, a lion sable, tailed gules. Also queued. [Rare.]
  • Subject, to tail; entailed.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. having a tail of a specified kind; often used in combination


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