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Residue

residue n

: something that remains after a part is taken, separated, or designated
;specif
: the part of a testator's estate remaining after the satisfaction of all debts, charges, taxes, and legacies other than residuary legacies



Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.