- the tail of a train
- A human being has the vestige of a tail.
- The police have got a tail on the criminal.
- The shower tailed off into a drizzle.
- Long tailed anchovy
- Foot rot is an avertable affiction.
- to decay; to rot; to decompose; to eat out
- The rafters that jut out rot first.
- They grade the lumber by its resistance to rot.
- Rot is eating away the interior of the house.