Definition of tailpipe in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈteɪlpʌɪp/


chiefly North American
The rear section of the exhaust pipe of a motor vehicle.
Example sentences
  • Some of the subtle alterations include a tailpipe covered by the rear air dam as well as enlarged air intakes to provide more air for the intercooler.
  • Apart from the larger wheels and badging, the Turbo S also wears a subtly redesigned front air grille and oval, rather than rectangular section tailpipes.
  • Styling is clean, has sporty overtones with its wedge profile, chiseled belt line and twin chrome exhaust tailpipes.

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