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 for Trail boards
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Trail \Trail\, n.
     1. A track left by man or beast; a track followed by the
        hunter; a scent on the ground by the animal pursued; as, a
        deer trail.
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              They traveled in the bed of the brook, leaving no
              dangerous trail.                      --Cooper.
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              How cheerfully on the false trail they cry! --Shak.
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     2. A footpath or road track through a wilderness or wild
        region; as, an Indian trail over the plains.
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     3. Anything drawn out to a length; as, the trail of a meteor;
        a trail of smoke.
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              When lightning shoots in glittering trails along.
                                                    --Rowe.
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     4. Anything drawn behind in long undulations; a train. "A
        radiant trail of hair." --Pope.
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     5. Anything drawn along, as a vehicle. [Obs.]
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     6. A frame for trailing plants; a trellis. [Obs.]
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     7. The entrails of a fowl, especially of game, as the
        woodcock, and the like; -- applied also, sometimes, to the
        entrails of sheep.
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              The woodcock is a favorite with epicures, and served
              with its trail in, is a delicious dish. --Baird.
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     8. (Mil.) That part of the stock of a gun carriage which
        rests on the ground when the piece is unlimbered. See
        Illust. of Gun carriage, under Gun.
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     9. The act of taking advantage of the ignorance of a person;
        an imposition. [Prov. Eng.]
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     Trail boards (Shipbuilding), the carved boards on both
        sides of the cutwater near the figurehead.
  
     Trail net, a net that is trailed or drawn behind a boat.
        --Wright.
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