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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A leftover or remaining part.

Usage examples (28)
  • If your descent is from heroic sires, Show in your life a remnant of their fires.
  • The crab nebula is the remnant from a supernova explosion 1054.
  • Today the only remnant is Lance Corporal - historically it was a group of 5 riders.
  • And, kind of insulting to the reader to be told this remnant is still worth reading. for more
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