Rattailed - definition of rattailed by The Free Dictionary
rat-tail also rat·tail (răt′tāl′)
2. A long, thin length of hair that hangs down the nape of the neck, usually when the rest of the hair is cut short.
also rat-tailed (-tāld′)
or rat·tailed (-tāld′)
Shaped like or having a part shaped like a rat's tail: a rat-tail file; a rattail comb.
having a tail or feature like a rat's tail
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These were rat-tailed bats, two species of which occur in Egypt, the Larger Rat-tailed Bat and the Lesser Rattailed
The larva has a siphon that acts as a respiratory attachment and also is like a tail, thus giving them their nickname "rattailed
maggot." The siphon can be several times the length of the body; it was identified as "rat-tailed maggot" or larvae fly E.