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Meaning of TAILRACE

Pronunciation:  'teyl`reys

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a watercourse that carries water away from a mill or water wheel or turbine
 

TAILRACE is a 8 letter word that starts with T.

 

 See Also: watercourse, waterway

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tail"race`\, n.
1. See {Race}, n., 6.

2. (Mining) The channel in which tailings, suspended in
   water, are conducted away.

 

 

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