or tail pipe
[ teyl-pahyp ]
/ ˈteɪlˌpaɪp /
an exhaust pipe located at the rear of a motor vehicle or aircraft powered by an internal-combustion engine.
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Example sentences from the Web for tailpipe
The advantage of pure electric vehicles is no gasoline consumption and no tailpipe emissions.Electric Vehicles May Be the Green Car of the Future, But Hybrids Are the Green Car of the Present|Megan McArdle|January 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Then they stuck a tailpipe back into the truck and sealed up the back.‘Soldaten: Secret WWII Transcripts of German POWs’ by Soenke Neitzel & Harald Welzer|Sönke Neitzel, Harald Welzer|September 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for tailpipe
/ (ˈteɪlˌpaɪp) /
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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