[ adjective ] being the remaining one or ones of several


"tried to sell the remaining books"

Used in print

(Cornell H. Mayer, "Radio Emission of the Moon...)

Of the remaining planets , only Mars and Saturn have been observed as radio_sources , and not very much information is available .

No attempts to measure the radio_emission of the remaining planets have been reported , and , because of their distances , small diameters , or low_temperatures , the thermal radiation at radio wave_lengths reaching the earth from these sources is expected to be of very low intensity .

(Stephen Longstreet, Eagles Where I Walk....)

Anita put_out the remaining candles with a long snuffer , and in the smell of scented candlewick , the comforting awareness of each other 's bodies , the retained pattern of dancers and guests remembered , their minds grew numb and then empty_of images .

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[ adjective ] not used up


"leftover meatloaf" "she had a little money left over so she went to a movie" "some odd dollars left" "saved the remaining sandwiches for supper" "unexpended provisions"

Used in print

(R. P. Jerrard, "Inscribed squares in plane curves"...)

The remaining ( incomplete ) components all have an even number of ordinary points at any argument , and are defined only on a proper sub-interval of [ 0 , T ] .

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