disentailing

v. release an estate from entail (Law)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • disentailing deed — /dissnteylir) diyd/ In English law, an enrolled assurance barring an entail, pursuant to 3 & 4 Wm. IV, c. 74 …   Black's law dictionary

  • disentailing statutes — Statutes dealing with or prohibiting the barring of the entail in a fee tail conveyance …   Black's law dictionary

  • disentailing deed — See disentail …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Fee tail — Entail redirects here. For other uses, see Entail (disambiguation). Property law …   Wikipedia

  • Common Recovery — A Common Recovery was a fictitious legal proceeding in England to enable an entailed estate in land (also called a fee tail) to be converted into absolute ownership, fee simple. As a preliminary, there needed to be a conveyance of the land. The… …   Wikipedia

  • Common recovery — A common recovery was a fictitious legal proceeding in England to enable an entailed estate in land (also called a fee tail) to be converted into absolute ownership, fee simple. As a preliminary, there needed to be a conveyance of the land. The… …   Wikipedia

  • fine — A pecuniary punishment or penalty imposed by lawful tribunal upon person convicted of crime or misdemeanor. See e.g. 18 U.S.C.A. No. 3571. It may include a forfeiture or penalty recoverable in a civil action, and, in criminal convictions, may be… …   Black's law dictionary

  • disentail — To break the entail of an entailed estate. This was effected by a disentailing deed whereby the tenant in tail conveyed an absolute title to his grantee, which was authorized by statute in the reign of William the Fourth …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • dis|en|tail|ment — «DIHS ehn TAYL muhnt», noun. Law. the act of disentailing; breaking an entail …   Useful english dictionary

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