Definitions of "remainder"
  1. A form of property ownership where a different party other than the original owner gets the property after a previous property right, such as a life estate, ends. The previous property right and the remainder are established at the same time and by the same legal document
  2. Refers to anything that is left after other parts have been taken away or used
How to use "remainder" in a sentence
  1. Upon the end of her life estate, the remainder of the property will be given to her children.
  2. After distributing the assets, the remainder of the property was sold and the profits were split evenly among the heirs.
  3. He gifted her a life estate, with the remainder to be passed on to a charity of her choice.

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