resiance

noun res·i·ance \ ˈrezēən(t)s \
variants: or less commonly resiancy \-nsē\

Definition of resiance

plural resiances also resiancies
archaic

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Origin and Etymology of resiance

resiance from Middle French reseance, from reseoir to reside (from Latin residēre) + -ance; resiancy from resiant + -cy


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