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the hindmost part of something

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the time of the last part of something

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any projection that resembles the tail of an animal

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Australia continued to maintain the pressure and soon dismissed tail-ender Harbhajan Singh, caught by skipper Ricky Ponting in the slips off Bollinger for two.
The growers' community leader further said that tail-ender growers were also facing water shortage for their crops, while wheat crop in many areas could not be grown due to delay in the lifting of sugarcane from crop fields.
Tail-ender Waqas Maqsood (13) and skipper Misbah-ul-Haq (12) were the only players to manage double figures.
Then in a tense climax to day four, Rahman's maiden Test 50 and a stubborn 11 not out by tail-ender Taijul Islam left the hosts on 253 for eight, needing 33 runs for their first format triumph against England.
The 30-year-old dismissed West Indian tail-ender Miguel Cummins to complete 100 wickets in his 17th Test match-the fastest Pakistani to the milestone-on the fourth day of the second-ever day-night Test.
Strange really when Mumbai Indians forked out $1m on Aussie all-rounder Glenn Maxwell - the 24-year-old spinner marked his big money signing by being smacked for four consecutive sixes by West Indies tail-ender Sunil Narine in a one-day international.
The big-hitting all-rounder fell in the last over and with the scores tied and Sri Lanka nine wickets down, tail-ender Dilani Manodara hammered a six off the final ball to seal victory.
Aided by some belligerent late blows from tail-ender Dean Cosker, Glamorgan were all out for 327 in the 93rd over, gs s leaning an 11-run innings advantage over Hampshire in the County Championship Division Two contest.
Tail-ender Adeel Mohammad and Arafath gave some respectability to the total, chipping in ten runs apiece to get the Super Kings to 85.
Another run-out later accounted for tail-ender Xavier Doherty in a strong fielding display from England, and Swann continued: "There was a lot of energy round the field, those who weren't bowling were scampering around like idiots - KP especially.
When bad light stopped play after 70 overs, Mike Hussey was unbeaten for Australia on 38 with tail-ender Doug Bollinger yet to score.
Broad trapped the tail-ender clean in front of middle stump but instead of asking the question of umpire Rod Tucker, he simply began celebrating with his team-mates.
Anderson also took a great catch to remove Marcus North for 96 at Edgbaston yesterday, and he has made some useful contributions with the bat, in particular his dogged efforts alongside fellow tail-ender Monty Panesar to force a draw in the first Test in Cardiff.
However, England failed to turn the screw and tail-ender Kyle Mills smashed 47 runs in 40 balls to bump New Zealand's total up to 182.
Only fellow tail-ender Ajmal Shahzad (33) offered real support but Graham Onions decided the match with the penultimate delivery.