What does tailrace mean?

tailrace in AZ Dictionary

(n) The section of a millrace below the water wheel by which the spent liquid flows.
(n) A channel for drifting away mine tailings and refuse.
(n) The section of a millrace that holds water from a water wheel.

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  • Hypernym for "tailrace"
    • watercourse, waterway
  • Variant for "tailrace"
    • race
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