|1.||matter remaining after something has been removed|
|2.||law what is left of an estate after the discharge of debts and distribution of specific gifts|
|[C14: from Old French residu, from Latin residuus remaining over, from residēre to stay behind, |
residue res·i·due (rěz'ĭ-dōō', -dyōō')
The remainder of something after removal of parts or a part.