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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. something left after other parts have been taken away;
- Example: "there was no remainder"
- Example: "he threw away the rest"
- Example: "he took what he wanted and I got the balance"
[syn: remainder, balance, residual, residue, residuum, rest]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Residuum \Re*sid"u*um\ (-?m), n. [L. See Residue.] That which is left after any process of separation or purification; that which remains after certain specified deductions are made; residue. [1913 Webster] "I think so," is the whole residuum . . . after evaporating the prodigious pretensions of the zealot demagogue. --L. Taylor. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

residuum n 1: 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" [syn: remainder, balance, residual, residue, residuum, rest]