Found 3 items, similar to radical.
English → Indonesian
English → English
adj 1: (used of opinions and actions) far beyond the norm;
“extremist political views”
; “radical opinions on
; “an ultra conservative”
2: markedly new or introducing radical change; “a revolutionary
; “radical political views”
3: arising from or going to the root; “a radical flaw in the
4: of or relating to or constituting a linguistic root; “a
radical verb form”
5: especially of leaves; located at the base of a plant or
stem; especially arising directly from the root or
rootstock or a root-like stem; “basal placentation”
] [ant: cauline
n 1: (chemistry) two or more atoms bound together as a single
unit and forming part of a molecule [syn: group
, chemical group
2: an atom or group of atoms with at least one unpaired
electron; in the body it is usually an oxygen molecule
than has lost an electron and will stabilize itself by
stealing an electron from a nearby molecule; “in the body
free radicals are high-energy particles that ricochet
wildly and damage cells”
[syn: free radical
3: a person who has radical ideas or opinions
4: a character conveying the lexical meaning of a logogram
5: a sign placed in front of an expression to denote that a
root is to be extracted [syn: radical sign
6: (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are
removed; “thematic vowels are part of the stem”
English → English
(r?z"?-d?), n. [F. r['e]sidu, L. residuum,
fr. residuus that is left behind, remaining, fr. residere to
remain behind. See Reside
, and cf. Residuum
1. That which remains after a part is taken, separated,
removed, or designated; remnant; remainder.
The residue of them will I deliver to the sword.
--Jer. xv. 9.
If church power had then prevailed over its victims,
not a residue of English liberty would have been
saved. --I. Taylor.
2. (Law) That part of a testeator's estate wwhich is not
disposed of in his will by particular and special legacies
and devises, and which remains after payment of debts and
3. (Chem.) That which remains of a molecule after the removal
of a portion of its constituents; hence, an atom or group
regarded as a portion of a molecule; a moiety
; -- used as nearly equivalent to radical
, but in
a more general sense.
[1913 Webster +PJC]
Note: The term radical is sometimes restricted to groups
containing carbon, the term residue and moiety
applied to the others.
4. (Theory of Numbers) Any positive or negative number that
differs from a given number by a multiple of a given
modulus; thus, if 7 is the modulus, and 9 the given
number, the numbers -5, 2, 16, 23, etc., are residues.
Syn: Rest; remainder; remnant; balance; residuum; remains;