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disentail

[dis-en-teyl] /ˌdɪs ɛnˈteɪl/
verb (used with object), Law.
1.
to free (an estate) from entail.
Origin
1635-1645
1635-45; dis-1 + entail
Related forms
disentailment, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for disentailment

disentail

/ˌdɪsɪnˈteɪl/
verb
1.
to free (an estate) from entail
noun
2.
the act of disentailing; disentailment
Derived Forms
disentailment, noun
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