residual

  • 1 Residual — Re*sid u*al (r? z?d ? al), a. [See {Residue}.] Pertaining to a residue; remaining after a part is taken. [1913 Webster] {Residual air} (Physiol.), that portion of air contained in the lungs which can not be expelled even by the most violent… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 residual — re·sid·u·al /ri zi jə wəl/ adj: of, relating to, or constituting a residue: residuary Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. residual …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 residual — adjetivo 1. De los residuos: planta de reciclaje residual. 2. Que queda como residuo: Quedan por escrutar algunos votos, pero son votos residuales que no van a alterar los resultados. aguas* residuales / negras …

    Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • 4 residual — adj. Perteneciente o relativo al residuo. ☛ V. agua residual …

    Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 5 residual — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ remaining after the greater part or quantity has gone or been subtracted. ► NOUN 1) a residual quantity. 2) a royalty paid to a performer or writer for a repeat of a play, television show, or advertisement. 3) the resale value of a… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 6 Residual — Re*sid u*al, n. (Math.) (a) The difference of the results obtained by observation, and by computation from a formula. (b) The difference between the mean of several observations and any one of them. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 residual — Relativo a la parte de algo que permanece después de una actividad que elimina la mayor parte de la sustancia. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …

    Diccionario médico

  • 8 residual — adj. 2 g. Referente a resíduo …

    Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • 9 residual — [adj] leftover balance, continuing, enduring, extra, lingering, net, remaining, surplus, unconsumed, unused, vestigal; concepts 560,771 Ant. base, core …

    New thesaurus

  • 10 residual — [ri zij′o͞o əl] adj. [see RESIDUE & AL] of, or having the nature of, a residue or residuum; left over after part or most is taken away; remaining n. 1. what is left at the end of a process; something remaining ☆ 2. the fee paid to a performer for …

    English World dictionary

  • 11 residual — the pre agreed estimated value at the end of a leasing period of an item subject to a leasing agreement. Glossary of Business Terms (1) For sequential pay CMO structures, a residual tranche is the CMO tranche that receives the excess cash flow… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 12 Residual — In general, a residual is what is left over.* Residual (mathematics) * Residual (American Rock Band) * Errors and residuals in statistics *Residual payment, in business, one of an ongoing stream of payments for the completion of past achievements …

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  • 13 Residual — Something left behind. With residual disease, the disease has not been eradicated. * * * Relating to or of the nature of a residue. * * * re·sid·u·al ri zij (ə )wəl, zij əl adj 1) of, relating to, or being something that remains: as a) remaining… …

    Medical dictionary

  • 14 residual — /ri zij ooh euhl/, adj. 1. pertaining to or constituting a residue or remainder; remaining; leftover. 2. Math. a. formed by the subtraction of one quantity from another: a residual quantity. b. (of a set) having complement of first category. 3.… …

    Universalium

  • 15 residual — ► adjetivo 1 Del residuo. 2 Que queda como residuo: ■ trabaja en una depuradora de aguas residuales. SINÓNIMO remanente 3 GEOLOGÍA Se aplica al residuo de una roca o de un terreno preexistente, del que se ha separado parte de la materia: ■ grava… …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 16 residual — [[t]rɪzɪ̱ʤuəl[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n Residual is used to describe what remains of something when most of it has gone. ...residual radiation from nuclear weapons testing... Turn the hotplate off and allow the residual heat to keep the mixture… …

    English dictionary

  • 17 residual — I. noun Etymology: Latin residuum residue Date: 1557 1. remainder, residuum: as a. the difference between results obtained by observation and by computation from a formula or between the mean of several observations and any one of them b. a… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 18 residual — re|sid|u|al [rıˈzıdʒuəl] adj [only before noun] formal remaining after a process, event etc is finished ▪ the residual effects of drug treatment residual income (=the money left from what you earn after you have paid your taxes) …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 residual — re|sid|u|al1 [ rı zıdjuəl ] adjective remaining after the rest of something has gone or ended: the residual effects of an infection residual re|sid|u|al 2 [ rı zıdʒuəl ] noun count a payment to an actor, director, musician, or writer involved in… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 20 residual — {{11}}residual (adj.) 1560s, from RESIDUE (Cf. residue) + AL (Cf. al) (1). {{12}}residual (n.) 1550s; see RESIDUE (Cf. residue) + AL (Cf. al) (2). Residuals “royalties” attested by 1966 …

    Etymology dictionary