Excess and Residue


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Excess noun – The state or an instance of going beyond what is usual, proper, or needed.
Residue is a synonym for excess in rest topic. In some cases you can use "Residue" instead a noun "Excess", when it comes to topics like remainder, overabundance of something.
Nearby Words: excessive, excessively
Synonyms for Excess


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Residue noun – A remaining group or portion.
Usage example: the residue of our Thanksgiving feast consisted of a denuded turkey carcass and a couple rolls

Excess is a synonym for residue in rest topic. You can use "Excess" instead a noun "Residue", if it concerns topics such as surplus, remainder, leftover part.
Nearby Words: residuum, residual, residuary
Synonyms for Residue

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physical physical excess physical residue
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