remainder

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (UK) IPA (key): /rɪˈmeɪndə/ or /rəˈmeɪndə/
  • (US) IPA (key): /rəˈmeɪndɚ/
  • (file)

Noun[change]

Singular
remainder

Plural
remainders

  1. (countable) A remainder is a part remaining or the parts remaining after other parts have been removed from an object.
  2. (mathematics) A remainder is the amount left over after subtracting the divisor as many times as possible from the dividend without producing a negative result.

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