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Definition of Entails
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 Entails from wikipedia
to: Fee tail, a term of art in common
form of succession Entailment
, a logical relation between sentences
- Linguistic entailments occur
when one may draw necessary conclusions
from a particular
use of a word, phrase
or sentence. Entailment phrases
by t.) The relation
is directional because
even if "t entails
h", the reverse
t" is much less certain. Determining whether
the entailment relation
of sentences formed
with the predicates
"run fast" and "run", for example. The proposition
"Nobody ran" entails
a land border between
the EU and a non-EU state which
may entail checks
at the border, depending
on the co-operation and alignment...
- public figures
have emphasized changes
in the climate
and the risks
, while promoting adaptation
in infrastructural needs
- is held to be subject
in the afterlife, while neutral actions entail
from God. Jurists disagree
the term ḥalāl covers...
- defend itself
if it were stopped
or attacked. Truman believed
this would entail
risk of war. He approved Ernest
Bevin's plan to supply
- subjecting themselves
to the privileges
of EU membership. This entails
a partial delegation
to the institutions
- involved clashes between
castes, different ethnic groups
and haciendas, and entailed
of the political
and ideological divisions between
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