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tailpipe

[teyl-pahyp] /ˈteɪlˌpaɪp/
noun
1.
an exhaust pipe located at the rear of a motor vehicle or aircraft powered by an internal-combustion engine.
Also, tail pipe.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85, in sense, “suction pipe of a pump”; 1905-10 for current sense; tail1 + pipe1
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British Dictionary definitions for tail pipe

tailpipe

/ˈteɪlˌpaɪp/
noun
1.
a pipe from which the exhaust gases from an internal-combustion engine are discharged, esp the terminal pipe of the exhaust system of a motor vehicle
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Slang definitions & phrases for tail pipe

tailpipe

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blow it out


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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