tail rod

noun

Definition of tail rod

: a continuation of a piston rod or valve rod through the back cylinder cover or valve chest (as of a steam engine or an air compressor)

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“Tail rod.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tail%20rod. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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