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The parts left over after other parts have been removed, used, or destroyed
“The construction of a raised planting feature can incorporate any material remains that exist within the soil.”
A person's body after death
“Later his remains were disinterred and removed for permanent burial in France.”
Historical or archaeological relics
“The Island's Norse settlement was predated by the Celts, evidence for which comes in the form of archaeological remains of roundhouses and hill forts.”
To stay in the same place, position or level that one is presently occupying
“We would love to remain in this country a little longer but our visa is about to expire.”
To continue to exist, especially after other similar people or things have ceased to do so
“The fire's gone, but dying embers still remain.”
To continue to possess a particular quality or fulfil a particular role
“Details remain unclear but we should have more information soon.”
To be left over or outstanding after others or other parts have been completed, used, or dealt with
“Two cookies still remain in the jar, but you'll have to be quick.”
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