Residues vs Residual - What's the difference?

residues | residual |


As nouns the difference between residues and residual

is that residues is while residual is a remainder left over at the end of some process.

As an adjective residual is

of, relating to, or remaining as a residue; left over.

residues

English

Noun

(head)
  • Anagrams

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    residual

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Of, relating to, or remaining as a residue; left over.
  • Synonyms

    * residuary

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A remainder left over at the end of some process.
  • (in the plural) Payments made to performers, writers and directors when a recorded broadcast is repeated.