Meaning of RESIDUE in English
[noun] [C usually singular] [formal] - the part that is left after the main part has gone or been taken awayShe cut off the best meat and threw away the residue.The white residue in/on the kettle is a result of minerals in the water.(legal) The residue is the part of a dead person's money and property that is left after taxes, debts and presents have been paid.The residue (of the estate) went to her granddaughter.
Cambridge English vocab. Кембриджский английский словарь. 2012