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coat-tails

noun [plural] uk   /ˈkəʊt.teɪlz/  us   /ˈkoʊt-/
the long divided pieces of cloth that hang down from the back of an old-fashioned, formal type of man's jacket
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in Chinese (Traditional) (燕尾服的)燕尾, (男子禮服的)後擺…
in Chinese (Simplified) (燕尾服的)燕尾, (男子礼服的)后摆…
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