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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Remaining after the greater part or quantity has gone; Something left after other parts have been taken away;

Usage examples (38)
  • residual quantity
  • We all know by now the term residual income I hope?
  • So what's neat about that is what we call a residual haunting.
  • The 1 percent of sightings, which he calls residual UFOs, have attracted his attention. for more
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