shirttail

[shurt-teyl]
noun
1.
the part of a shirt below the waistline.
2.
Journalism. a brief item added at the end of a related newspaper story. Compare follow-up ( def 3b ).
adjective
3.
quite young and immature in behavior.
4.
Chiefly Midland and Southern U.S. of distant relation, especially by marriage: some shirttail cousins I'd never met.
verb (used with object)
5.
Informal. to append or add (an item) to a discussion or writing: The tariff concessions were shirttailed onto the trade bill.

Origin:
1835–45, Americanism; shirt + tail1

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shirttail

noun
1. a brief addendum at the end of a newspaper article 
2. fabric forming the tail of a shirt 
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Example sentences
In all cases, the shirttail shall be tucked into the waistband of the trousers.
The shirttail should be tucked into the trouser and the trouser should cover the boot tops.
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