Intail vs. Entail

Intail vs. Entail — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Intail and Entail

Intailverb

archaic form of entail

Entailverb

(transitive) To imply or require.

This activity will entail careful attention to detail.

Entailverb

(transitive) 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 a heritage.

Entailverb

To appoint hereditary possessor.

Entailverb

To cut or carve in an ornamental way.

Entailnoun

That which is entailed. Hence:

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Entailnoun

An estate in fee entailed, or limited in descent to a particular class of issue.

Entailnoun

The rule by which the descent is fixed.

Entailnoun

(obsolete) Delicately carved ornamental work; intaglio.

Entailnoun

land received by fee tail

Entailnoun

the act of entailing property; the creation of a fee tail from a fee simple

Entailverb

have as a logical consequence;

The water shortage means that we have to stop taking long showers
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Entailverb

impose, involve, or imply as a necessary accompaniment or result;

What does this move entail?

Entailverb

limit the inheritance of property to a specific class of heirs