a circuit-breaking device installed in electrical equipment to protect the operator from electrocution RCD
adverb 1. in a residual manner. 2. Mathematics. with an element in the directed set such that for every element in the directed set in relation to the given element, the corresponding element of the set is in some given set.
noun, Electricity. 1. remanence.
noun 1. power retained by a governmental authority after certain powers have been delegated to other authorities.
- Residual schizophrenia
residual schizophrenia n. A condition occurring in individuals with a history of schizophrenic episodes, characterized by blunted or inappropriate emotion, social withdrawal, eccentric behavior, and the making of loose associations, and lacking in prominent psychotic symptoms.