|part of speech:
||a substance or quantity that remains after a part has been removed or after a process has been completed.
We removed the old tape from the edges of the windows, but now there is a sticky residue on the glass.
- remainder, remnant, residuum
- similar words:
||the portion of an estate that remains after the fulfillment of all claims and bequests.
||cinder, difference, dregs, waste