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1‘the residue of his estate was divided equally among them’
remainder, remaining part, part leftover, rest, remnant, remnants
surplus, extra, excess, balance
remains, leftovers, leavings, dregs, lees, sediment, grounds, settlings
technical residuum, precipitate, sublimate
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