Tailzie

Tailzie

Tail"zie\ (-z[i^] or -y[i^]), n. [F. tailler to cut. See Tail a limitation.] (Scots Law) An entailment or deed whereby the legal course of succession is cut off, and an arbitrary one substituted. [Written also tailzee.]
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