Residue and Vestige


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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

Vestige is a synonym for residue. In some cases you can use "Vestige" instead a noun "Residue".
Nearby Words: residuum, residual, residuary
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Vestige noun – A tiny often physical indication of something lost or vanished.
Usage example: a few strange words carved on a tree were the only vestige of the lost colony of Roanoke

Residue is a synonym for vestige in sign topic. You can use "Residue" instead a noun "Vestige", if it concerns topics such as remains.
Nearby Words: vestigial, vestigium
Synonyms for Vestige
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