Residuals vs Residue - What's the difference?

residuals | residue |

As nouns the difference between residuals and residue

is that residuals is while residue is whatever remains after something else has been removed.




  • The payments made to performers, writers and directors when a recorded broadcast is repeated.
  • residue



    (en noun)
  • Whatever remains after something else has been removed.
  • (chemistry) The substance that remains after evaporation, distillation, filtration or any similar process.
  • (legal) Whatever property or effects are left in an estate after payment of all debts, other charges and deduction of what is specifically bequeathed by the testator.
  • (mathematics) A form of complex number, proportional to the contour integral of a meromorphic function along a path enclosing one of its singularities.
  • Derived terms

    * nonresidue * quadratic residue * residual * residuary


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