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A residual is generally a quantity left over at the end of a process. It may refer to:

In business:

  • Residual (entertainment industry), in business, one of an ongoing stream of payments for the completion of past achievements
  • Residuals, in business: profits that shareholders, partners or other owners are entitled to, after debtors are covered
    • Residual, in bankruptcy of insolvent businesses: any money that is left after all assets are sold and all creditors paid, to be divided among residual claimants
  • Residual (or balloon), in finance, a lump sum owed to the financier at the end of a loan's term, expressed either as a dollar value or a percentage of the amount borrowed.

In mathematics, statistics and econometrics, residual may refer to:

See also[edit]

  • Residue
  • Residual frame, in video compression
  • Residual stress, the stresses that remain in a material after the original cause of the stresses, for example external forces or heat gradient, has been removed.
  • Residual volume, the amount of air left in the lungs after a maximal exhalation
  • ResidualVM, a game engine recreation