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Entail

En`tail´
n.1.(Law) That which is entailed.
2.Delicately carved ornamental work; intaglio.
v. t.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 an heritage.
[imp. & p. p. Entailed; p. pr. & vb. n. Entailing.]
Allowing them to entail their estates.
- Hume.
2.To appoint hereditary possessor.
To entail him and his heirs unto the crown.
- Shak.
3.To cut or carve in an ornamental way.
Noun1.entail - land received by fee tail
2.entail - the act of entailing property; the creation of a fee tail from a fee simple
Verb1.entail - have as a logical consequence; "The water shortage means that we have to stop taking long showers"
Synonyms: mean, imply
2.entail - impose, involve, or imply as a necessary accompaniment or result; "What does this move entail?"
Synonyms: implicate
3.entail - limit the inheritance of property to a specific class of heirs
Synonyms: fee-tail

TO ENTAIL. To create an estate tail. Vide Tail.

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