[en-teyl-muh nt] /ɛnˈteɪl mənt/
the act or fact of , or involving by necessity or as a consequence:
The logical entailment of this approach is that the right way to design a curriculum is to make it free of bias.
something involved as a necessary part or consequence of something:
Long hours of work are an entailment of the job.
Linguistics. a relationship between two sentences such that if the first is true, the second must also be true, as in Her son drives her to work every day and Her son knows how to drive .
the act of entailing or the condition of being entailed
[verb en-teyl; noun en-teyl, en-teyl] /verb ɛnˈteɪl; noun ɛnˈteɪl, ˈɛn teɪl/ verb (used with object) 1. to cause or involve by necessity or as a consequence: a loss entailing no regret. 2. to impose as a burden: Success entails hard work. 3. Law. to limit the passage of (a landed estate) to a specified line […]
ental en·tal (ěn’tl) adj. Of or situated on the inside; inner; internal.
[en-tuh-mee-buh] /ˌɛn təˈmi bə/ noun, plural entamebae [en-tuh-mee-bee] /ˌɛn təˈmi bi/ (Show IPA), entamebas. Biology. 1. any protozoan of the genus Entamoeba, members of which are parasitic in vertebrates, including the human pathogens E. gingivalis, found in dental plaque, and E. histolytica, the cause of amebic dysentery. entameba en·ta·me·ba or en·ta·moe·ba (ěn’tə-mē’bə) or en·da·me·ba or […]
entamebiasis en·ta·me·bi·a·sis or en·ta·moe·bi·a·sis (ěn’tā-mə-bī’ə-sĭs) n. Infection with Entamoeba histolytica.