Definitions for entailment
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deduction, entailment, implication(noun)
something that is inferred (deduced or entailed or implied)
"his resignation had political implications"
The act of entailing, the state of being entailed, or something that is entailed.
the act of entailing or of giving, as an estate, and directing the mode of descent
the condition of being entailed
a thing entailed
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You don't pay back your parents. You can't. The debt you owe them gets collected by your children, who hand it down in turn. It's a sort of entailment. Or if you don't have children of the body, it's left as a debt to your common humanity. Or to your God, if you possess or are possessed by one.
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