the part of a projecting stone or brick tailed or inserted in a wall.
Building Trades. gravel, aggregate, etc., failing to pass through a given screen.
the residue of any product, as in mining; leavings.
waste left over after certain processes, such as from an ore-crushing plant or in milling grain
the part of a beam, rafter, projecting brick or stone, etc, embedded in a wall
noun, plural tailles [teylz; French tah-yuh] /teɪlz; French ˈtɑ yə/ (Show IPA) 1. French History. a tax that was levied by a king or seigneur on his subjects or on lands held under him and that became solely a royal tax in the 15th century from which the lords and later the clergy were exempt. […]
noun 1. Germaine, 1892–1983, French composer.
Pharmacology, Trademark. 1. a brand of cimetidine.
noun 1. a person or thing that follows the lead or initiative of another.