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The animal sprays liquid from a gland under its tail.
the bright tail feathers of a peacock
the tail of a comet
He was at the tail of the queue.
He wore a top hat and tails.
We're going to send them home with their tails between their legs.
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the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …
to ask people to vote in order to decide an issue
a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …
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Definition of tail from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.