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Synonyms for remnant

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

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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A gallbladder remnant is sometimes left behind at the time of the initial operation, usually where partial cholecystectomy has been performed in difficult Calot's triangle, where the anatomy may be distorted by recurrent episodes of inflammation, adhesions or bleeding.
However if that does not happen, a spectrum of anomalies may result.1 Remnants of OMD may be present in 2% of the population with Meckel's diverticulum (MD) as the commonest of remnants.
The company said that this decision to approve the expanded indication for use of Thyrogen in Europe is based on the results of the two largest studies (HiLo and ESTIMABL) ever conducted in thyroid remnant ablation, which were published in the New England Journal of Medicine in May 2012.
While that statement may be true, there are several risks to accepting remnant ads.
The notification said the possibility of its remnant cadres using India and especially Tamil Nadu as a rear base for their re-grouping activities cannot be ruled out.
That still leaves astronomers to account for the dense material in the remnant, more typical of a core-collapse explosion.
Like other branchial pouch remnants, third pouch anomalies most frequently present as soft, nontender, well-circumscribed masses on the anterior margin of the sternocleidomastoid muscle.
We must carefully ask how God is still calling people to be a faithful remnant. We must ask, after we have established the faithfulness of God in Christ, how the community of the faithful look and act.
The basis of remnant space advertising is media companies rarely sell all their advertising space.
Just recently, researchers from the University of Copenhagen and Copenhagen University Hospital in Denmark came to a rather alarming discovery: The amount of remnant particle cholesterol in the blood, the so-called ugly cholesterol, is much higher than previously believed.
Kut, (NINA) -Four people were injured when a landmine, a remnant of the Iraq-Iran war, exploded in Zurbatia border area east of Wasit province,.
The rock is a remnant of a volcanic eruption.Inside the andesite massif of Budinska Rock there is a smaller 7.
These preserves are a landscape mosaic of restored and remnant prairies, and the introduction of bison is an attempt to compliment prescribed burning and restore the historical role of grazing and fire to ecosystem function.
On its official Twitter page, the space agency shared an ( image of a colorful supernova remnant, which was given the designation SNR 0509-67.5.