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remainder

re·main·der

remainder

 
pronunciation:
rih meIn dr
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
features:
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: something that remains after other things have been taken away.
synonyms:
balance, remains, remnant, rest
similar words:
butt, leftover, odd, residue
definition 2: a copy of a book that no longer sells well, usu. sold at a reduced price.
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: remaindered, remaindering, remainders
definition: to sell (books) as remainders.
similar words:
discount, reduce