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Definition of Entail
EntailEntail En*tail", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Entailed; p. pr. & vb.
n. Entailing.] [OE. entailen to carve, OF. entailler. See
1. To settle or fix inalienably on a person or thing, or on a
person and his descendants or a certain line of
descendants; -- said especially of an estate; to bestow as
Allowing them to entail their estates. --Hume.
I here entail The crown to thee and to thine heirs
2. To appoint hereditary possessor. [Obs.]
To entail him and his heirs unto the crown. --Shak.
3. To cut or carve in a ornamental way. [Obs.]
Entailed with curious antics. --Spenser. EntailEntail En*tail", n. [OE. entaile carving, OF. entaille, F., an
incision, fr. entailler to cut away; pref. en- (L. in) +
tailler to cut; LL. feudum talliatum a fee entailed, i. e.,
curtailed or limited. See Tail limitation, Tailor.]
1. That which is entailed. Hence: (Law)
(a) An estate in fee entailed, or limited in descent to a
particular class of issue.
(b) The rule by which the descent is fixed.
A power of breaking the ancient entails, and of
alienating their estates. --Hume.
2. Delicately carved ornamental work; intaglio. [Obs.] ``A
work of rich entail.' --Spenser.
Meaning of Entail from wikipedia
- In English common
law, fee tail or entail
is a form of trust established
by deed or settlement which restricts
the sale or inheritance
of an estate
- Linguistic entailments occur
when one may draw necessary conclusions
from a particular
use of a word, phrase
or sentence. Entailment phrases
- the entailing
and entailed texts
text (t) and hypothesis
(h), respectively. Textual entailment
is not the same as pure logical entailment
to: Fee tail, a term of art in common
form of succession Entailment
, a logical relation between sentences
was very sympathetic; "Exclusion from the Succession would
any other change
as a member
of the Royal...
a seven-point peace
deal to both parties. The proposed peace treaty entailed
of Hadi's government
and the evacuation
- The Entail
Act 1685 (c 26) [12mo ed: c 22] was an Act of the Parliament
of Scotland. It was one of the Entail
Acts. This Act was disapplied
is a property
of many logical systems
that the hypotheses
of any derived
fact may be freely extended
- in the General
with the half-Jews and all that that entails
some 3.5 million. We cannot shoot these
Jews, we cannot
- muni****lities as of 2018. Traditionally, Switzerland avoids alliances
that might entail
military, political, or direct economic action
and has been neutral
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