remnant has definitions from the fields of clothing,food
[ noun ] (food) a small part or portion that remains after the main part no longer exists



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(John Michael Ray, "Rhode Island's Reactions...)

If it failed on_occasion to elect its candidates for general state offices by majorities , the failure was due_to a lingering remnant of the Know-Nothing party , which called itself the American Republican_party .

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rest remain

[ noun ] (clothing) a piece of cloth that is left over after the rest has been used or sold

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piece_of_cloth fag_end remain