Meaning of “tailpipe” in the English Dictionary

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"tailpipe" in British English

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tailpipenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈteɪl.paɪp/ us /ˈteɪl.paɪp/ US UK exhaust pipe

C1 the pipe at the back of a vehicle through which waste gas escapes from the engine

(Definition of “tailpipe” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"tailpipe" in American English

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tailpipenoun [ C ]

us /ˈteɪlˌpɑɪp/

the pipe at the back end of a vehicle that carries gases away from the engine

(Definition of “tailpipe” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)