What does residuary mean?

Definitions for residuaryrɪˈzɪdʒ uˌɛr i

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. residuary(adj)

    entitled to the residue of an estate (after payment of debts and specific gifts)

    "the residuary part of the estate"; "the residuary beneficiary"

  2. residual, residuary(adj)

    relating to or indicating a remainder

    "residual quantity"


  1. residuary(Adjective)

    Of or relating to a residue; residual; left over, when the main portion has been removed.

  2. residuary(Adjective)

    With respect to a will, relating to the portion of an estate which was not disposed of in the will, or for which the directions in the will could not be carried out.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Residuary(adj)

    consisting of residue; as, residuary matter; pertaining to the residue, or part remaining; as, the residuary advantage of an estate

  2. Origin: [See Residue.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of residuary in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of residuary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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