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ring-tailed

[ ring-teyld ]
/ ˈrɪŋˌteɪld /
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adjective
having the tail ringed with alternating colors, as a raccoon.
having a coiled tail.
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Also ringtail.

Origin of ring-tailed

First recorded in1715–25
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British Dictionary definitions for ring-tailed

ring-tailed

adjective
(of an animal) having a tail marked with rings of a distinctive colour
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