Tailless

  • (adj): Not having a tail.
    Synonyms: anurous

Some articles on tailless:

Coelops
... It contains the following species East Asian Tailless Leaf-nosed Bat (Coelops frithii) Philippine Tailless Leaf-nosed Bat (Coelops hirsutus) Malayan Tailless Leaf-nosed Bat (Coelops robinsoni) ...
Tailless Aircraft - Aerodynamics - Pitch Control
... These gave tailless designs a reputation for instability ... original Dunne biplanes and the later success of the tailless delta configuration show that the problem was due as much to inadequate design as to any problem inherent in ... Thus a tailless type may experience higher drag during manoeuvres than its conventional equivalent ...
Empennage - Tail Configurations - Tailless
... A tailless aircraft (often tail-less) traditionally has all its horizontal control surfaces on its main wing surface ... A 'tailless' type usually still has a vertical stabilising fin (vertical stabilizer) and control surface (rudder) ... However, NASA has recently adopted the 'tailless' description for the novel X-36 research aircraft which has a canard foreplane but no vertical fin ...
Tailless Aircraft
... A tailless aircraft (often tail-less) has no other horizontal surface besides its main wing ... A 'tailless' type usually still has a vertical stabilising fin (vertical stabilizer) and control surface (rudder) ... However, NASA has recently adopted the 'tailless' description for the novel X-36 research aircraft which has a canard foreplane but no vertical fin ...
Tailless Tenrec
... The tailless tenrec (Tenrec ecaudatus), also known as the common tenrec, is a species of mammal in the Tenrecidae family ... The tailless tenrec is the largest land-dwelling species of the Tenrecidae (tenrec family) ... Despite being sometimes known as the tailless tenrec, they have a small tail 1 to 1.5 cm (⅜ to ½ in) in length ...