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flotsam

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the portion or bits of something left over or behind after it has been destroyed
  • the dispirited family picked through the flotsam of their possessions after the hurricane, looking for anything that could be salvaged

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The first known use of flotsam was circa 1607

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“Flotsam.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/flotsam. Accessed 28 May. 2020.

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