One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘this machine has five programmes, and uses the residual heat to dry the dishes’
remaining, leftover, unused, unconsumed
surplus, extra, excess, superfluous
technical residuary, remanent
2‘she still seemed to feel some residual affection for her errant husband’
lingering, lasting, enduring, abiding, persisting, surviving, vestigial
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