Residue and Relic


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Residue noun – The portion or bits of something left over or behind after it has been destroyed.
Relic is a synonym for residue. In some cases you can use "Relic" instead a noun "Residue".
Nearby Words: residuum, residual, residuary
Synonyms for Residue


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Relic noun – A tiny often physical indication of something lost or vanished.
Usage example: a crude stone ax and other relics of the Neanderthals

Residue is a synonym for relic in something saved from the past topic. You can use "Residue" instead a noun "Relic".
Nearby Word: relict
Synonyms for Relic

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dangerous dangerous residue dangerous relic
lethal lethal residue lethal relic
weird weird residue weird relic
nuclear nuclear residue nuclear relic
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Relic or Residue. 2016. Accessed October 15, 2019.

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