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remainder

noun

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1 a remaining group or portion
  • the remainder of the pills were saved in case they were needed later

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2 an unused or unwanted piece or item typically of small size or value
  • the remainder of the dough can be used to make a tartlet

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The first known use of remainder was in the 14th century

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“Remainder.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/remainder. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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