tailings


tailings

noun

  1. the part of a projecting stone or brick tailed or inserted in a wall.
  2. tailings,
    1. Building Trades.gravel, aggregate, etc., failing to pass through a given screen.
    2. the residue of any product, as in mining; leavings.

pl n

  1. waste left over after certain processes, such as from an ore-crushing plant or in milling grain

noun

  1. the part of a beam, rafter, projecting brick or stone, etc, embedded in a wall

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