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Adjective: tailed  teyld
  1. Having a tail of a specified kind; often used in combination
    "Heavy tailed distributions behave quite differently from the distributions commonly used"
Verb: tail  teyl
  1. Go after with the intent to catch
    "The policeman tailed the mugger down the alley";
    - chase, chase after, trail, tag, give chase, dog, go after, track
     
  2. Remove or shorten the tail of an animal
    - dock, bob
     
  3. Remove the stalk of fruits or berries

See also: caudate, caudated

Type of: cut, follow, pinch, pursue, top

Encyclopedia: Tail