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remainder
/rɪˈmeɪndɚ/
noun
plural
remainders
plural
remainders
Learner's definition of REMAINDER
1
the remainder
:
the part that is left when the other people or things are gone, used, etc.
—
often + of
2
[count]
mathematics
a
:
the number that is left when one number is subtracted from another number
b
:
the number that is left over when one number does not divide evenly into another number
3
[count]
:
a book that is sold at a reduced price by the publisher
:
a book that is remaindered
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remainder
/rɪˈmeɪndɚ/
verb
remainders;
remaindered;
remaindering
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remainder
/rɪˈmeɪndɚ/
verb
remainders;
remaindered;
remaindering
Learner's definition of REMAINDER
[+ object]
:
to sell (a book) at a reduced price because not many copies are being sold and no more copies will be produced