Definition of estate tail. Meaning of estate tail. Synonyms of estate tail

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Definition of estate tail

estate tail
Tail Tail, n. [F. taille a cutting. See Entail, Tally.] (Law) Limitation; abridgment. --Burrill. Estate in tail, a limited, abridged, or reduced fee; an estate limited to certain heirs, and from which the other heirs are precluded; -- called also estate tail. --Blackstone.

Meaning of estate tail from wikipedia

- 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 in real property...
- estates of inheritance and other estates that are not of inheritance. The fee simple estate and the fee tail estate are estates of inheritance; they p**** to...
- in an estate for years. A fee also could be limited through the method of its inheritance, such as by an "entailment", which created a fee tail. Traditionally...
- Real estate is property consisting of land and the buildings on it, along with its natural resources such as crops, minerals or water; immovable property...
- Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties (released in some countries as Garfield 2) is a 2006 live action/computer-animated comedy film directed by Tim Hill and...
- freehold. It is "An estate in land held in fee simple, fee tail or for term of life." A subset is a perpetual freehold, which is "an estate given to a grantee...
- be no estate properly so called in personal property, and it may be held in complete ownership. There is nothing corresponding to an estate-tail in personal...
- Frank-marriage (liberum maritagium), in real property law, a species of estate tail, now obsolete. When a man was seized of land in fee simple, and gave...
- executory limitation finite estate—limited to lifetimes life estate—fragmented possession and use for duration of someone's life fee tail—inalienable rights of...
- be no estate properly so called in personal property, and it may be held in complete ownership. There is nothing corresponding to an estate-tail in personal...
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