noun, plural res·i·den·ti·ar·ies.
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To the green lawns of this wide pleasaunce the houses of the residentiary Canons gave access.In the Wilderness|Robert Hichens
In 1818 he was made chaplain to the prince regent, and in 1828 he was elected residentiary canon of Salisbury.
How the distinction between residentiary and non-residentiary Canons came about I shall explain presently.
It was open to every Canon to reside if he chose; and if he chose to reside, he was in every sense a Residentiary.
She then goes on to found "certain other dignities or offices," namely those of the Canons Residentiary.