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.
noun, Metallurgy. 1. a stress in a metal, on a microscopic scale and resulting from nonuniform thermal changes, plastic deformation, or other causes aside from temporary external forces or applications of heat.
- Residual unemployment
noun 1. the unemployment that remains in periods of full employment, as a result of those mentally, physically, or emotionally unfit to work
- Residual urine
residual urine n. Urine remaining in the bladder at the end of micturition, as in cases of prostatic obstruction or bladder atony.