remainder

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  • Info In mathematics, the remainder is the amount "left over" after performing some computation. more...
  • This was a post he would hold for the remainder of his life.
  • This city would serve as his base for the remainder of the war.
  • The remainder of the battle took on the nature of a running fight.
  • It is then raised to full-staff for the remainder of the day.
  • During the remainder of the war he served in the regular army.
  • The two men would be close for the remainder of their lives.
  • This was to be his home for the remainder of his life.
  • The remainder live in and around the cities and towns of these host countries.
  • The device did not appear again for the remainder of the original series.
  • For the remainder of the article - they will be also used throughout unless otherwise stated.
  • In the remainder Original Town, streets ran true north-south or east-west.
  • He devoted most of the remainder of his life to that work.
  • It continued to be his London residence for the remainder of his life.
  • Even after this the family suffered through hard times, as did much of the remainder of the nation.
  • The city then remained under martial law for the remainder of the war.
  • The union of the two remainders will give us the true form of human association. Cited from What is Property? by P. J. Proudhon
  • He declared he would miss the remainder of the season.
  • It remained under Union control for the remainder of the war.
  • The remainder agreed to follow if and when they could.
  • As a result, he spent the remainder of the war in Britain.
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Meaning of remainder

  • noun Something left after other parts have been taken away
    there was no remainder, he threw away the rest, he took what he wanted and I got the balance
  • noun The part of the dividend that is left over when the dividend is not evenly divisible by the divisor
  • noun The number that remains after subtraction; the number that when added to the subtrahend gives the minuend
  • verb Sell cheaply as remainders
    The publisher remaindered the books