residual

residual
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 each rerun of filmed or taped material, as on television often used in pl.
3. Geol. MONADNOCK
4. Math. the difference between an actual value of some variable and a mean or other estimated value
residually
adv.

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  • 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

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  • residual — adj. Perteneciente o relativo al residuo. ☛ V. agua residual …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • residual — adj. 2 g. Referente a resíduo …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

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  • 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

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