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Noun
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.”
Noun
A person's body after death
“Later his remains were disinterred and removed for permanent burial in France.”
Noun
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.”
Verb
Stay in the place that one has been occupying
“I no longer wish to support my husband's application to remain in the UK and we are no longer together.”
Verb
Continue to exist, especially after other similar people or things have ceased to do so
“But serious uncertainties remain about how to measure and account for estimates of net carbon.”
Verb
Continue to possess a particular quality or fulfil a particular role
“Mechanisms are likely complex, but as yet remain unclear.”
Verb
Be left over or outstanding after others or other parts have been completed, used, or dealt with
“Twelve minutes remained to be played, and four more were added.”
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