tailpiece

Definitions

Agriculture

  • noun an extension of the mouldboard of a plough which helps to press down the furrow slice

Construction

  • A subordinate joist, rafter, or the like supported by a header joist at one end and a wall or sill at the other.
  • A handle on the bar end of a two-man power saw.

Publishing

  • noun a decoration printed towards the bottom of a page at the end of a piece of text, either at the end of a chapter or at the end of a whole book.

Real Estate

  • noun a beam that has one end embedded in a wall.
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