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tail wheel

noun
1.
a wheel fitted to the rear of a vehicle, esp the landing wheel under the tail of an aircraft
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  • It hit once more and Dave felt the tail wheel catch on something and send the ship plunging crazily off to the right.

    Dave Dawson at Dunkirk Robert Sydney Bowen

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