Tail

  • 1 Tail — Tail, n. [AS. t[ae]gel, t[ae]gl; akin to G. zagel, Icel. tagl, Sw. tagel, Goth. tagl hair. [root]59.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) The terminal, and usually flexible, posterior appendage of an animal. [1913 Webster] Note: The tail of mammals and reptiles… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Tail — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda tail (que significa cola en inglés) es un programa de los sistemas tipo Unix, que muestra las últimas líneas de uno o más archivos de texto. tail imprimirá por defecto a la salida estándar las últimas diez líneas de… …

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  • 3 tail — (que significa cola en inglés) es un programa de los sistemas tipo Unix, que muestra las últimas líneas de uno o más archivos de texto. tail imprimirá por defecto a la salida estándar las últimas diez líneas de sus datos de entrada. Tanto las… …

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  • 4 tail — 1 n [Anglo French, literally, cutting, from Old French, from taillier to cut, prune] 1: the condition of being limited or restricted by entailing a tenant in tail 2: entail (2) tail 2 adj: limited as to tenure see al …

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  • 5 tail — tail1 [tāl] n. [ME < OE tægel, akin to OHG zagel < IE base * dek̑ , to tear, tear off > Sans saśā, fringe] 1. a) the rear end of an animal s body, esp. when forming a distinct, flexible appendage to the trunk b) such an appendage 2.… …

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  • 6 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

  • 7 Tail — утилита в UNIX, выводящая несколько (по умолчанию 10) последних строк из файла. Синтаксис tail [параметры] имя файла Ключ n <количество строк> (или просто <количество строк>) позволяет изменить количество выводимых строк: tail 20… …

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  • 8 tail — tail  утилита в UNIX, выводящая несколько (по умолчанию 10) последних строк из файла. Синтаксис tail [параметры] имя файла Ключ n <количество строк> (или просто <количество строк>) позволяет изменить количество выводимых строк:… …

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  • 9 Tail — Tail, v. t. 1. To follow or hang to, like a tail; to be attached closely to, as that which can not be evaded. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Nevertheless his bond of two thousand pounds, wherewith he was tailed, continued uncanceled, and was called on the …

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  • 10 Tail — Tail, n. [F. taille a cutting. See {Entail}, {Tally}.] (Law) Limitation; abridgment. Burrill. [1913 Webster] {Estate in tail}, a limited, abridged, or reduced fee; an estate limited to certain heirs, and from which the other heirs are precluded;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 Tail — Tail, a. (Law) Limited; abridged; reduced; curtailed; as, estate tail. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 12 Tail — Tail, v. i. 1. (Arch.) To hold by the end; said of a timber when it rests upon a wall or other support; with in or into. [1913 Webster] 2. (Naut.) To swing with the stern in a certain direction; said of a vessel at anchor; as, this vessel tails… …

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  • 13 Tail on — Tail Tail, v. i. 1. (Arch.) To hold by the end; said of a timber when it rests upon a wall or other support; with in or into. [1913 Webster] 2. (Naut.) To swing with the stern in a certain direction; said of a vessel at anchor; as, this vessel… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 14 tail|er — «TAY luhr», noun. 1. British. a device for securing a fish by the tail, consisting of a movable loop on a handle. 2. a fish whose tail breaks the surface of the water …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 15 Tail — [teil] der; s, s <aus engl. tail »Schweif«, dies aus (alt)fr. taille, vgl. ↑Taille> hinteres Ende des ↑Snowboards …

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  • 16 tail — [n] end piece, part appendage, behind, butt*, buttocks, caudal appendage, conclusion, empennage, end, extremity, fag end*, hind end, hindmost part, hind part, last part, posterior, rear, rear end, reverse, rudder, rump*, stub, tag, tag end,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 17 Tail — Tail, Münze u. Gewichs, s. Tael …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 18 Tail — (Täl, Tehl), Gewicht in Niederländisch Ostindien zu 10 Maas, 1/16 Catje von Batavia oder 5/32 Mark trooisch = 38,451 g, an einigen Orten etwas abweichend. In den japanischen Faktoreien bis um 1780 als Rechnungseinheit 3,5 holl. Gulden = 5,95 Mk.; …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 19 Tail — Tail, chines. Geldgröße und Gewicht, s. Tael …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 20 tail — vb *follow, pursue, cñase, trail, tag …

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