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residue

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1 the portion or bits of something left over or behind after it has been destroyed

  • the detective noticed an ashy residue in the sink and deduced that a piece of paper had been burned there
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2 a remaining group or portion

  • the residue of our Thanksgiving feast consisted of a denuded turkey carcass and a couple rolls
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to deposit or conceal in a hiding place

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