Translation of residue in Spanish:

residue

residuo, n.

Pronunciation /ˈrɛzɪdjuː//ˈrɛzəˌd(j)u/

noun

  • 1

    (remnant)
    residuo masculine
    resto masculine
    • When heated this produces methane gas and a solid residue of sodium carbonate.
    • Oxidation of amino acid residues in proteins is known to alter their functional properties.
    • Steam distillation or chromatography of wood and wood residues can release terpenes.
    • Scattered depressions in the desert fill with water after a rainfall, retaining an alkaline residue as the water evaporates.
    • It's true that incineration reduces the volume of waste, but the residue is highly toxic.
  • 2

    Technology
    residuo masculine