Definition of


  1. (noun, artifact) a watercourse that carries water away from a mill or water wheel or turbine

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Alternate forms of Tailrace

Hypernyms: watercourse, waterway

Words that sound like Tailrace

telluric, thelarche, titlark, too large, towel horse, towel rack, tuileries

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