prehensile tailto be capable to retain or retain objects.
prehensile tailTo the full prehensile
prehensile tailact can be employed to hold and control objects, and in particular to aid arboreal creatures in finding and eating food in the trees. If the tail cannot be employed for this it is considered single partially prehensile - such act are often employed to fasten an animal's exemplified to dangle from a branch
prehensile tail, or as an aid for climbing. The titled prehensile convey "able to grasp" .