Part of speech: noun

That which remains, as after subtraction; something left.

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Usage examples "remainder":

  1. I hear you are going to stay with Mrs. Wriothesley for the remainder of the London season. - "Belles and Ringers", Hawley Smart.
  2. He did not notice her farther, but talked with Dawn during the remainder of the meal, and when they were through went alone to walk. - "Dawn", Mrs. Harriet A. Adams.
  3. He hurried on the remainder of his clothes, and went out. - "Gutta-Percha Willie", George MacDonald.