Result

Definition of Result

Re`sult´
v. i.1.To leap back; to rebound.
[imp. & p. p. Resulted; p. pr. & vb. n. Resulting.]
The huge round stone, resulting with a bound.
- Pope.
2.To come out, or have an issue; to terminate; to have consequences; - followed by in; as, this measure will result in good or in evil.
3.To proceed, spring, or rise, as a consequence, from facts, arguments, premises, combination of circumstances, consultation, thought, or endeavor.
Pleasure and peace do naturally result from a holy and good life.
- Tillotson.
Resulting trust
(Law) a trust raised by implication for the benefit of a party granting an estate. The phrase is also applied to a trust raised by implication for the benefit of a party who advances the purchase money of an estate, etc.
Resulting use
(Law) a use which, being limited by the deed, expires or can not vest, and thence returns to him who raised it.
- Bouvier.
n.1.A flying back; resilience.
Sound is produced between the string and the air by the return or the result of the string.
- Bacon.
2.That which results; the conclusion or end to which any course or condition of things leads, or which is obtained by any process or operation; consequence or effect; as, the result of a course of action; the result of a mathematical operation.
If our proposals once again were heard,
We should compel them to a quick result.
- Milton.
3.The decision or determination of a council or deliberative assembly; a resolve; a decree.
Then of their session ended they bid cry
With trumpet's regal sound the great result.
- Milton.

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