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Definitions by Wordnik

  1. (noun) The pipe through which exhaust gases from an engine are discharged. Also called exhaust pipe.

Examples by Wordnik

  1. • Gov't pushing more fuel efficiency for trucks: For the first time, the government announced proposed fuel economy requirements and reductions in tailpipe emissions for medium - and heavy-duty trucks. - Who is the new postmaster general?
  2. For the first time, the Environmental Protection Agency and the Transportation Department announced proposed fuel economy requirements and reductions in tailpipe emissions for medium - and heavy-duty trucks, beginning with those sold in the 2014 model year and into the 2018 model year. - First-Ever Fuel Efficiency, Emissions Standards For Trucks Announced By Obama Administration
  3. For the first time, the Environmental Protection Agency and the Transportation Department released proposed fuel economy requirements and reductions in tailpipe emissions for medium - and heavy-duty trucks, beginning with those sold in the 2014 model year and into the 2018 model year. - First-Ever Fuel Efficiency, Emissions Standards For Trucks Announced By Obama Administration
  4. If you have no other means of staying warm besides the heater, turn the car into the wind if possible, make certain the tailpipe is free of snow, crack a window on both the upwind and downwind sides, and run it only for five minutes every half hour. - Survival Tips for Living Through a Snowstorm in Your Truck
  5. Don’t throw bad money into a company whose tailpipe is malfunctioning, causing a strange odor to fill the car. - Michael Moore’s advice to Obama on General Motors | FactoryCity

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