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# Residuum vs Residual - What's the difference?

residuum | residual |

## As nouns the difference between residuum and residual

is that residuum is the residue, remainder or rest of something 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.

# residuum

## English

### Noun

(residua)
• The residue, remainder or rest of something
• (chemistry) The solid material remaining after the liquid in which it was dissolved has been evaporated; a residue.
• (fuzzy logic) A binary function from [0,1] × [0,1] to [0,1] which is defined in terms of the t-norm as follows: $x \rightarrow y = \sup \\left\{ z , z * x \leqslant y\\right\}$, where $*$ denotes the t-norm function and $\sup$ denotes the supremum.
• The residuum of the minimum t-norm is a function $\rightarrow$ such that $x \rightarrow y = \begin\left\{cases\right\} y, & \text\left\{if \right\} x > y \\ 1, & \text\left\{if \right\} x \leqslant y .\end\left\{cases\right\}$
• (legal) The residue of an estate

* (fuzzy logic) relative pseudo-complement ----