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The pipe through which exhaust gases from an engine are discharged. Also called exhaust pipe.
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(Automotive Engineering) a pipe from which the exhaust gases from an internal-combustion engine are discharged, esp the terminal pipe of the exhaust system of a motor vehicle
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an exhaust pipe at the rear of a vehicle or aircraft powered by an internal-combustion engine.
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|Noun||1.||tailpipe - a pipe carrying fumes from the muffler to the rear of a car|
exhaust system, exhaust - system consisting of the parts of an engine through which burned gases or steam are discharged
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