1. [ verb ] have as a logical consequence
Synonyms: mean imply

"The water shortage means that we have to stop taking long showers"

Related terms: necessitate deduction
2. [ verb ] impose, involve, or imply as a necessary accompaniment or result
Synonyms: implicate

"What does this move entail?"

Related terms: bring_about implication
3. [ noun ] the act of entailing property; the creation of a fee tail from a fee simple
Related terms: change
4. [ verb ] limit the inheritance of property to a specific class of heirs
Synonyms: fee-tail
Related terms: bequeath
5. [ noun ] land received by fee tail
Related terms: estate