Tailless Tail"less, a. Having no tail. --H. Spencer. [1913 Webster]

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  • tailless — tail ► NOUN 1) the hindmost part of an animal, especially when extended beyond the rest of the body. 2) something extending downwards, outwards, or back like an animal s tail. 3) the rear part of an aircraft, with the tailplane and rudder. 4) the …   English terms dictionary

  • tailless — adjective see tail I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • tailless — See tail1. * * * …   Universalium

  • tailless — adjective without a tail; not having a tail See Also: less, tailed …   Wiktionary

  • tailless — tail·less || teɪllɪs adj. lacking a tail …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • Tailless aircraft — A tailless aircraft (often tail less) traditionally has all its horizontal control surfaces on its main wing surface. It has no horizontal stabilizer either tailplane or canard foreplane (nor does it have a second wing in tandem arrangement). A… …   Wikipedia

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