how to pronounce tailing

/ˈtɛɪlɪŋ/

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tailing is pronounced in two syllables

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tɛɪlɪŋ

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meanings of tailing

noun:

  1. A prolongation of current in a telegraph line, due to capacity in the line and causing signals to run together.
  2. The part of a projecting stone or brick inserted in a wall.
  3. The act of following someone.
  4. The lighter parts of grain separated from the seed by threshing and winnowing; chaff.
  5. Sexual intercourse.

verb:

  1. Present participle of tail.

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