Translation of "residue" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈrez.ɪ.djuː/ us /-ə.duː/

formal the part that is left after the main part has gone or been taken away, or a substance that remains after a chemical process such as evaporation

residuo, resto
She cut off the best meat and threw away the residue.
The white residue in/on the kettle is a result of minerals in the water.

specialized law the part of a dead person’s money and property that is left after taxes, debts, etc. have been paid

The residue (of the estate) went to her granddaughter.

(Translation of “residue” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈrezidjuː/

what remains or is left over.

You can see the residue at the botom of the test tube.
residual /rəˈzidjuəl, (American) -dʒu-/ adjective


(Translation of “residue” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)