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Residue


RES'IDUE, noun [Latin residuus.]

1. That which remains after a part is taken, separated, removed or designated.

The locusts shall eat the residue of that which has escaped. Exodus 10:5.

The residue of them will I deliver to the sword. Jeremiah 15:9.

2. The balance or remainder of a debt or account.