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What would later be called the Fairness Doctrine originated in 1949 at the tail end of a media reform movement whose initial goal — going back to the 1930s — was to carve out a noncommercial sector on the nation’s airwaves.

There were some slight differences at the tail end of the top 5 names for Washington dogs.

New analysis shows that this spike is probably just the tail end of an early bombardment, the one that grew the planets in the first place.

While consumer intent through search behavior has significantly improved reach at the very tail end of the journey — highlighting in-market buyers — a vast majority of the prospect pool remains upstream in the journey on the open web.

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Considering his age, Harden probably is at the tail end of his prime.

You joined at the tail end of a season that was already going on.

Full disclosure: As someone born in 1963, I am at the very tail end of the baby boom.

While the horrific wig is gone, the creative momentum the show found in the tail end of its first season is still strong.

I was at the tail end of that generation, and it had a significant impact on me.

Coddington was born in Anglesey, an island off the coast of Wales, and grew up during the tail end of World War II.

If K. gets into a bad temper over the opening of my cable, its tail end should lift him out again.

I want to be sure K. himself takes notice and that is why I refer to him at the tail end of the cable.

That police car, roaring up from behind, siren a-scream, smashed into the tail end of their job.

They had some sittin' in carriages, 'way at the tail end; but I wouldn't like that.

Mertz and Ninnis therefore lowered me down and I attached a rope to the tail-end of the sledge.


On this page you'll find 31 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to tail end, such as: appendage, behind, butt end, buttocks, caudal appendage, and conclusion.

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