Part of speech:
The part of a decedent’s estate that is not otherwise specifically bequeathed in a will; a future interest vested in a third person, and intended to occur after the termination of the preceding estate(s). For instance if a grant is made “to Bob for life, and then to Erica,” Erica’s interest upon the death of Bob is the remainder.
The return, or reappearance, of characteristics present in early ancestral generations but not in those that have intervened
(Statistics) A technique for predicting the value of a dependent variable as a function of one or more independent variables in the presence of random error.
(Biology) of the recurrence of a trait reappearing after an absence of one or more generations due to a chance recombination of genes.
Appearance in an individual of some characteristic found in a remote ancestor but not in nearer ancestors
The act of carrying over
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