noun see entail I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • entailer — n. one who sets an entail on an estate; one who executes an entail …   English contemporary dictionary

  • entailer — en·tail·er …   English syllables

  • entailer — ə̇n.ˈtālə(r), en. noun ( s) : one that entails …   Useful english dictionary

  • entail — entailer, n. entailment, n. v. /en tayl /; n. /en tayl , en tayl/, v.t. 1. to cause or involve by necessity or as a consequence: a loss entailing no regret. 2. to impose as a burden: Success entails hard work. 3. to limit the passage of (a landed …   Universalium

  • entail — I. transitive verb Etymology: Middle English entailen, entaillen, from 1en + taile, taille limitation more at tail Date: 14th century 1. to restrict (property) by limiting the inheritance to the owner s lineal descendants or to a particular class …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Zamość — For other places with the same name, see Zamość (disambiguation). Zamość City Hall and tenements …   Wikipedia

  • entail — /ɛnˈteɪl / (say en tayl), /ən / (say uhn ) verb (t) 1. to bring on or involve by necessity or consequences: a loss entailing no regret. 2. to impose as a burden. 3. to limit the inheritance of (a landed estate) to a specified line of heirs, so… …   Australian English dictionary

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