residuary bequest

residuary bequest

A bequest of the remainder of the testator’s estate, after the payment of the debts, legacies, and specific bequests.

¡ª Also termed remainder bequest. [Cases: Wills 586. C.J.S. Wills ¡ì¡ì 1176¨C1179, 1184.]


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