Definition of Residuum

1. Noun. Something left after other parts have been taken away. "He took what he wanted and I got the balance"

Exact synonyms: Balance, Remainder, Residual, Residue, Rest
Generic synonyms: Component, Component Part, Constituent, Part, Portion
Specialized synonyms: Leftover, Remnant
Derivative terms: Remain, Remainder, Residual, Residual, Residuary



Definition of Residuum

1. n. That which is left after any process of separation or purification; that which remains after certain specified deductions are made; residue.

Definition of Residuum

1. Noun. The solid material remaining after the liquid in which it was dissolved has been evaporated; a residue. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Residuum

1. residue [n -SIDUA or -SIDUUMS] - See also: residue

Medical Definition of Residuum

1. Synonym: residue. Origin: L. Ntr. Of residuus, left behind, remaining, fr. Re-sideo, to sit back, remain behind (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Residuum

residual urine
residual volume
residually
residuals
residuary
residuary estate
residuary estates
residuated
residuation
residue
residueless
residues
residuosity
residuous
residuum (current term)
residuums
resift
resifted
resifting
resifts
resight
resighted
resighting
resights
resign
resign'd
resign oneself
resignal
resignation

Literary usage of Residuum

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1. A General Abridgment and Digest of American Law: With Occasional Notes and by Nathan Dane (1824)
"Here the lapsed legacy is carried to the residuum, and is not intestate estate. § 10. According to this and other cases it appears, that a part of the ..."

2. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1920)
"In item 25, which purports to dispose of certain property as the residuum of the estate of the testatrix, It Is directed that such property be sold by the ..."

3. Petroleum: Its History, Origin, Occurrence, Production, Physical and by William Theodore Brannt, Hans Höfer, Alexander Veith (1894)
"The principal reason for this is to be found chiefly in the greater consistency and inferior congealing point of the residuum. ..."

4. Petroleum: A Treatise on the Geographical Distribution and Geological by Boverton Redwood (1896)
"The following description applies to a refinery where naphtha, illuminating oils, and residuum are produced. The battery of stills -comprises three of the ..."

5. Due Process of Law and the Equal Protection of the Laws: A Treatise Based by Hannis Taylor (1917)
"residuum of taxing power remaining in the state. ... That such residuum is very large no one can doubt after an examination of the notable exposition ..."

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