|a scrap or morsel of food left at a meal.|
|an extraordinary or unusual thing, person, or event; an exceptional example or instance.|
|1.||of, relating to, or designating a residue or remainder; remaining; left over|
|2.||(of deposits, soils, etc) formed by the weathering of pre-existing rocks and the removal of disintegrated material|
|3.||of or relating to the payment of residuals|
|4.||something left over as a residue; remainder|
|a. the difference between the mean of a set of observations and one particular observation|
|b. the difference between the numerical value of one particular observation and the theoretical result|
|6.||(often plural) payment made to an actor, actress, musician, etc, for subsequent use of film in which the person appears|
residual re·sid·u·al (rĭ-zĭj'&oomacr;-əl)
Of, relating to, or characteristic of a residue.
Remaining as a residue.