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Synonyms for remnant

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Synonyms for remnant

what remains after a part has been used or subtracted

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Synonyms for remnant

a small part or portion that remains after the main part no longer exists

a piece of cloth that is left over after the rest has been used or sold

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The rock is a remnant of a volcanic eruption.Inside the andesite massif of Budinska Rock there is a smaller 7.
We sampled native prairie remnants (Rem) (n = 3), low seeded-diversity older restored prairies (LD) (n = 3), and high seeded-diversity younger restored prairies (HD) (n = 3) for plant biomass, forage quality, and soil carbon and nitrogen in July 2014.
Troops from the 103rd "Haribon" Infantry Brigade on Friday morning successfully seized the stronghold of the terror group in the hinterlands of Sultan Dumalondong, Lanao del Sur, sending the remnants to scamper for survival
The most recent excavation unearthed seven graves dating to the Roman era and Hellenistic period, and, for the first time, remnants of a settlement.
Summary: Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Oct 21 (ANI): Inspector General of Police (Kashmir) SP Pani on Sunday informed that after the security forces returned from the encounter site in Kulgam district area, some civilians fiddled with the remnant of explosives which led to the blast that killed six people.
The reporter said that the storming units are hunting down the remnants of the Takfiri terrorists who fled away to the neighboring valleys as a state of collapse prevailed among them.
He said clearance of Krainek Locality from war remnants would pave the way for development and reconstruction as well as opening door to invest the agricultural lands.
In this study of 106216 individuals from the Copenhagen General Population Study, we tested the hypothesis that high concentrations of calculated remnant cholesterol are associated with high risk of myocardial infarction across normal weight, overweight, and obese individuals.
Very low-density lipoprotein (VLDL) remnants, IDL, and chylomicron remnants contain Apo B (either Apo B100 or 48) and are often collectively referred to as remnant cholesterol or triglyceride-rich lipoproteins (TRL).
Chiang, "Infected urachal remnants in the adult: case report and review," Clinical Infectious Diseases, vol.
Extending martial law in Mindanao until the end of 2018 just to go after remnants of rebel groups is akin to killing a fly with a sledgehammer, according to opposition lawmakers.
And NASA's Hubble Space Telescope may have found the remnants of just such a star in our neighboring galaxy, the Large Magellanic Cloud, NASA said in ( a statement Thursday.
Remnants: A Memoir of Spirit, Activism, and Mothering.