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taillight

[teyl-lahyt] /ˈteɪlˌlaɪt/
noun
1.
a light, usually red, at the rear of an automobile, train, etc.
Also called tail lamp.
Origin of taillight
1835-1845
First recorded in 1835-45; tail1 + light1
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tail-light

noun
1.
other names for rear light
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