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residue

noun [C]  /ˈrez·ɪˌdu/ us  
something that is left after the main part is no longer present: Pesticide residue is present in many fruits and vegetables, even after proper washing.
Translations of “residue”
in Spanish residuo…
in French résidu…
in German der Rest…
in Chinese (Traditional) 剩餘部分, 剩餘物, 殘留物…
in Russian остаток, осадок…
in Turkish çökelti, tortu, kalıntı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 剩余部分, 剩余物, 残留物…
in Polish osad, pozostałość…
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