tailzie

noun
tail·​zie | \ ˈtāl(y)i \

Definition of tailzie

 (Entry 1 of 2)

Scots law
: entail

tailzie

transitive verb
\ " \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of tailzie (Entry 2 of 2)

Scots law
: entail

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History and Etymology for tailzie

Noun

alteration (ʒ being taken as z) of earlier tailʒie, from Middle English taillie, tailyie, tailʒie, from Middle French tailliee, from feminine of taillié, past participle of taillier to cut, shape, fix, limit

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“Tailzie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tailzie. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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