Residual error
Residual Re*sid"u*al (r?-z?d"?-al), a. [See {Residue}.] Pertaining to a residue; remaining after a part is taken. [1913 Webster]

{Residual air} (Physiol.), that portion of air contained in the lungs which can not be expelled even by the most violent expiratory effort. It amounts to from 75 to 100 cubic inches. Cf. {Supplemental air}, under {Supplemental}.

{Residual error}. (Mensuration) See {Error}, 6 (b) .

{Residual figure} (Geom.), the figure which remains after a less figure has been taken from a greater one.

{Residual magnetism} (Physics), remanent magnetism. See under {Remanent}.

{Residual product}, a by product, as cotton waste from a cotton mill, coke and coal tar from gas works, etc.

{Residual quantity} (Alg.), a binomial quantity the two parts of which are connected by the negative sign, as a-b.

{Residual root} (Alg.), the root of a residual quantity, as [root](a-b). [1913 Webster]


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  • residual error — Error Er ror, n. [OF. error, errur, F. erreur, L. error, fr. errare to err. See {Err}.] 1. A wandering; a roving or irregular course. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The rest of his journey, his error by sea. B. Jonson. [1913 Webster] 2. A wandering or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • residual error — liekamoji paklaida statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. residual error vok. Restfehler, m rus. остаточная погрешность, f pranc. erreur résiduelle, f …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • residual error — noun : the difference between a group of values observed and their arithmetical mean …   Useful english dictionary

  • residual error rate — neaptiktųjų klaidų koeficientas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. residual error rate; residual error ratio; undetected error rate vok. Restfehleranteil, m rus. коэффициент необнаруженных ошибок, m; коэффициент остаточных ошибок, m… …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • residual-error ratio — neaptiktųjų klaidų koeficientas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. residual error rate; residual error ratio; undetected error rate vok. Restfehleranteil, m rus. коэффициент необнаруженных ошибок, m; коэффициент остаточных ошибок, m… …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • residual error rate —    , undetected error rate    Ratio of bits, unit elements, characters or blocks, incorrectly received but undetected or uncorrected by the error detecting equipment, to the total number of bits sent …   IT glossary of terms, acronyms and abbreviations

  • Residual — Re*sid u*al (r? z?d ? al), a. [See {Residue}.] Pertaining to a residue; remaining after a part is taken. [1913 Webster] {Residual air} (Physiol.), that portion of air contained in the lungs which can not be expelled even by the most violent… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Residual air — Residual Re*sid u*al (r? z?d ? al), a. [See {Residue}.] Pertaining to a residue; remaining after a part is taken. [1913 Webster] {Residual air} (Physiol.), that portion of air contained in the lungs which can not be expelled even by the most… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Residual figure — Residual Re*sid u*al (r? z?d ? al), a. [See {Residue}.] Pertaining to a residue; remaining after a part is taken. [1913 Webster] {Residual air} (Physiol.), that portion of air contained in the lungs which can not be expelled even by the most… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Residual magnetism — Residual Re*sid u*al (r? z?d ? al), a. [See {Residue}.] Pertaining to a residue; remaining after a part is taken. [1913 Webster] {Residual air} (Physiol.), that portion of air contained in the lungs which can not be expelled even by the most… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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