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[ noun ] any object that is left unused or still extant

Examples

"I threw out the remains of my dinner"

Used in print

(Organic Gardening and Farming,...)

One year I simply set the plants in the remains of a compost pile , to which a_little sand had been added , and I had the most beautiful pansies in my , or any of my neighbors ' experience .

2
[ noun ] the dead body of a human being

Related terms

body cremains

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