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n. Abbr. TB Football
The back on an offensive team who lines up farthest from the line of scrimmage.
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a queue of traffic stretching back from an obstruction
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the offensive football back who lines up farthest behind the line of scrimmage.
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|Noun||1.||tailback - (American football) the person who plays tailback|
football, football game - any of various games played with a ball (round or oval) in which two teams try to kick or carry or propel the ball into each other's goal
back - (football) a person who plays in the backfield
|2.||tailback - (American football) the position of the offensive back on a football team who lines up farthest from the line of scrimmage|
back - (American football) the position of a player on a football team who is stationed behind the line of scrimmage
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Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
tailback[ˈteɪlbæk] n (British) → bouchon m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
tailback[ˈteɪlˌbæk] n (Brit) (Aut) → coda
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