Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of remainder.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of remainder.

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Examples

  • It's all packaged in the neat little box we call the remainders for Monday, August 2, 2010.

    Yahoo! News: Technology News

  • Subtract the numbers in the sixth column from those in the fifth, and the remainders will be the depths to be entered in the last.

    Draining for Profit, and Draining for Health

  • Join me on a little thrill ride I like to call the remainders for Thursday, October 21, 2010.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • Vasi: In a quota / largest-r emainders list PR system, you could call the remainders 'surplus votes', I suppose.

    Fruits and Votes

  • The remainders are a pretty hardy bunch, even if more progressive Democrats don't like their voting records.

    Democratic Strategist

  • How do any of the 'remainders' think they are better off or any different?

    Shock and awe (Jack Bog's Blog)

  • It is not all coming from the pathetic "remainders" in Congress, the Republican troops trained by Tom DeLay and Newt Gingrich to be hate mongers and despising vipers of American neo-fascism.

    G.O.P. in Exile?

  • That was in days when an English magazine so specialized in its appeal was a rare thing, and the numbers of readers keen enough to seek out "remainders" of Amazing and Wonder Stoires at htreepence a copy were comparatively small.

    Archive 2008-08-01

  • In between times the American "remainders" always a thorn in the flesh to British publishers had given place to home-produced editions of Astounding and Unknown which, fortunately, are still with us.

    Antiquarian Weird Tales: Fantasy Review Vol. 1, No. 5 Oct-Nov 1946

  • It occurred to him a little later on to buy up "remainders" of unsaleable novels, to employ clever artists to illustrate some stirring scene of love, adventure, or revenge, and with this design on the boards to place the book for sale on the railway bookstalls.

    The History of "Punch"

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