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**1 ** the remainder : the part that is left when the other people or things are gone, used, etc. *of* **2 ** **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 ^{2}remainder/rɪˈmeɪndɚ/verb^{2}remainder

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Learner's definition of REMAINDER

- Most of the university's students live on campus and
*the remainder*[=*the rest*] rent apartments in town.

- The players will be suspended for
*the remainder of*the season. - The
*remainder of*the money will be donated to charity.

mathematics [count]

- 2 subtracted from 5 gives a
*remainder*of 3.

- 5 goes into 29 five times with a
*remainder*of 4.

remainders; remaindered; remaindering

/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

- The book did not sell well and ended up being
*remaindered*.

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