remanent

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin remanens, present participle of remanere (to remain).

Adjective[edit]

remanent

  1. remaining or persisting especially after an electrical or magnetic influence is removed
    remanent magnetism, remanent induction, remanent polarization
    • Jeremy Taylor
      That little hope that is remanent hath its degree according to the infancy or growth of the habit.

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Noun[edit]

remanent (plural remanents)

  1. That which remains; a remnant; a residue.

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

remanent

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of remaneō "they remain behind"