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ˈrɛz ɪˌdu, -ˌdyu

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. residue(noun)

    matter that remains after something has been removed

    remainder, rest, residuum, residual, balance

  2. remainder, balance, residual, residue, residuum, rest(noun)

    something left after other parts have been taken away

    "there was no remainder"; "he threw away the rest"; "he took what he wanted and I got the balance"

    remainder, relief, counterbalance, end, quietus, difference, relaxation, symmetry, equaliser, residual, ease, balance, proportion, residuum, rest, repose, equalizer, counterweight, rest period, eternal sleep, sleep, counterpoise, equilibrium, remnant, symmetricalness, equipoise, correspondence, oddment, balance wheel, proportionality, eternal rest, respite

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. residue(n.)

    remainder, rest, remnant, residuum, BALANCE

  2. residue(n.)

    (Law.) surplus (of a testator's estate), excess, overplus

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  1. List of paraphrases:

    residues, tailings, residuum, residuals, waste, residual, debris

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