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residual

1. (of deposits, soils, etc.) formed by the weathering of pre-existing rocks and the removal of disintegrated material
2. payment made to an actor, actress, musician, etc., for subsequent use of film in which the person appears

residual

(ri-zij -û-ăl) The difference between an observed quantity, such as the position of a comet or the magnitude of a variable star, and its expected or calculated value.

residual

[rə′zij·ə·wəl]
(geology)
Of a mineral deposit, formed by either mechanical or chemical concentration.
Pertaining to a residue left in place after weathering of rock.
Of a topographic feature, representing the remains of a formerly great mass or area and rising above the surrounding surface.
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Finite element analysis of the quenching process for T-section 7050 aluminum alloy forging was performed, as this type of forgings were commonly used as the raw material for machining to manufacture aircraft structures, and encountered a serious problem of processing deformation caused by residual stresses.
1 One of the problems associated with acrylic dentures is the presence of residual monomers following fabrication.
Moreover, it has been well established to make use of residuals for the identification of outliers [4].
Then there's the fact that the residual model for a show like House of Cards may have to be unique and created from scratch.
To measure the residual stresses are not yet available a simple and sophisticated methods.
The commercials residual checks fly in, but the checks from TV work always take a long time," Hamilton says.
In electrical circuits with modern electric equipment containing power electronic components, the residual current devices tripping characteristics may be different from those obtained for standard test.
If you can't be successful by simply serving the residual market without competing in the voluntary market," Summerhays said, "you have to be able to generate net income from the voluntary market to offset the residual market losses.
Once a deduction has been allocated to a class of gross income, it is necessary to apportion the deduction within the class of gross income to the statutory grouping (or to several statutory groupings) and to the residual grouping of gross income.
Engineering decisions require reliable quantitative data, and x-ray diffraction (XRD) residual stress measurement provides this data.
DEStech Publications (Lancaster, PA) has begun the publication of Journal of Residuals Science & Technology, an international quarterly Journal covering the scientific investigation and technical management of residuals in the environment.
The revised rule addresses the risk-based capital treatment for recourse obligations, residual interests (except credit-enhancing I/Os), direct-credit substitutes, and senior subordinated securities in asset securitizations that expose banking organizations (including bank holding companies) primarily to credit risk.