Part of speech:
Which remains, especially after something else has been removed
(Chiefly in the plural, usually of food) Remaining after a meal is complete or eaten for a later meal or snack.
Being or constituting a surplus; more than sufficient; as, surplus revenues; surplus population; surplus words.
In division, the difference between the dividend and the product of the quotient and divisor. Dividing 14 by 3 gives 4 and a remainder of 2.
Of basic importance; essential:
The definition of base is something that forms a foundation.
Relating to a residual.
The definition of balance is the amount of something left over after additions and subtractions have been made.
The part of a monomer or other chemical unit that has been incorporated into a polymer or large molecule.
Something remaining after removal of a part; a residue.
A period of inactivity, relaxation, or sleep:
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