residuum

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin residuum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɹɛˈzɪ.dju.ʌm/, /ɹɪ-/, /-ˈzɪ.dʒu-/

Noun[edit]

residuum (plural residuums or residua)

  1. The residue, remainder or rest of something.
  2. (chemistry) The solid material remaining after the liquid in which it was dissolved has been evaporated; a residue.
  3. (fuzzy logic) A binary function from [0,1] × [0,1] to [0,1] which is defined in terms of the t-norm as follows: , where denotes the t-norm function and denotes the supremum.
    The residuum of the minimum t-norm is a function such that
  4. (law) The residue of an estate.

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Adjective[edit]

residuum

  1. inflection of residuus:
    1. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter singular
    2. accusative masculine singular

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