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English definition of “tails”

tails

noun [plural]     /teɪlz/
COIN the side of a coin that does not have someone's head on it: Let's toss a coin - heads or tails?Forms of money and methods of payment
COAT a formal coat that has a short front part and a long back part that is divided in twoCoats, jackets and cloaks
(Definition of tails noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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