residual

  1. something left after other parts have been taken away
  2. (often plural) a payment that is made to a performer or writer or director of a television show or commercial that is paid for every repeat showing

residual

[adj] - relating to or indicating a remainder 2. [n] - (often plural) a payment that is made to a performer or writer or director of a television show or commercial that is paid for every repeat showing
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Residual

Swimming pool chemistry: Usually refers to free available chlorine levels remaining in the pool after initial treatment or activity with contaminants.
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residual

Remaining or left behind. ... Origin: L. Residuus ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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residual

residuary adjective relating to or indicating a remainder; `residual quantity`
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residual

noun (often plural) a payment that is made to a performer or writer or director of a television show or commercial that is paid for every repeat showing; `he could retire on his residuals`
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residual

(from the article `statistics`) ...are represented by the points scattered about the line. The difference between the observed value of and the value of predicted by the estimated ... The analysis of residuals plays an important role in validating the regression model. If the error term in the regression model satisfies the four ... ...
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residual

(L. residuus) remaining or left behind.
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Residual

See:Residual value
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residual

Type: Term Pronunciation: rē-zid′yū-ăl Definitions: 1. Relating to or of the nature of a residue.
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residual

residual. The difference between the measured and predicted values of some quantity.
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residual

Refers to any substance that remains after the fermentation. Typically used in relation to sugar (see below).
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Residual

[entertainment industry] A residual is a payment made to the creator of performance art (or the performer in the work) for subsequent showings or screenings of the (usually filmed) work. A typical use is in the payment of residuals for television reruns. The word is often used in the plural form. ==Radio and television== The residual system...
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