HyperDic: tailfin

English > 2 senses of the word tailfin:
NOUNartifacttailfin, vertical stabilizer, vertical stabiliser, vertical fin, tail fina stabilizer that is part of the vertical tail structure of an airplane
artifacttailfin, tail fin, finone of a pair of decorations projecting above the rear fenders of an automobile
English > tailfin: 2 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA stabilizer that is part of the vertical tail structure of an airplane.
Synonymsvertical stabilizer, vertical stabiliser, vertical fin, tail fin
Part ofvertical tailThe vertical airfoil in the tail assembly of an aircraft
Broaderstabilizerairfoil consisting of a device for stabilizing an aircraft
Spanishestabilizador de dirección
Catalanestabilitzador vertical
English > tailfin: 2 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningOne of a pair of decorations projecting above the rear fenders of an automobile.
Synonymstail fin, fin
Part ofcar, auto, automobile, machine, motorcarA motor vehicle with four wheels
Broaderdecoration, ornament, ornamentationSomething used to beautify

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