residual

Definitions

Agriculture

  • adjective referring to the amount of something that is left behind

Computing

  • adjective remaining after the rest or the others have disappeared or have been dealt with

Health Economics

  • (written as Residual)
    The difference between the observed and the fitted values of the dependent variable in a regression analysis.

Information & Library Science

  • adjective remaining after everything else has been used

Law

  • noun payments made to a performer for repeated broadcasts of their work

Media Studies

  • noun a payment to performers, directors or writers when their filmed work is shown again, especially on television
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