Tailzie


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Tail´zie

    (~zĭ or -yĭ)
n.1.(Scots Law) An entailment or deed whereby the legal course of succession is cut off, and an arbitrary one substituted.
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23) The reentailment thus implies not only the expiration of the original Bradwardine tailzie from the fourteenth century and the eventual surrender of the Bradwardine lands to an English family, but also the recognition of Stuart right as defeasible.