## REMAINDER

### Remainder

In arithmetic, the**remainder**is the amount "left over" after performing the division of two integers which do not divide evenly, that is, where the result of the division cannot be expressed as an integer.

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### remainder

#### Noun

- A part or parts remaining after some has/have been removed.
- ''My son ate part of his cake and I ate the
**remainder**. - ''You can have the
**remainder**of my clothes.

- ''My son ate part of his cake and I ate the
- The amount left over after subtracting the divisor as many times as possible from the dividend without producing a negative result. If (dividend) and
*d*(divisor) are integers, then can always be expressed in the form*n = dq + r*, where*q*(quotient) and*r*(**remainder**) are also integers and 0 ≤*r*<*d*.- ''17 leaves a
**remainder**of 2 when divided by 3. - ''11 divided by 2 is 5
**remainder**1.

- ''17 leaves a
- The number left over after a simple subtraction
- ''10 minus 4 leaves a
**remainder**of 6

- ''10 minus 4 leaves a
- Excessive stock items left unsold and subject to reduction in price.
- ''I got a really good price on this shirt because it was a
**remainder**.

- ''I got a really good price on this shirt because it was a
- An estate in expectancy which only comes in its heir's possession after an estate created by the same instrument has been determined

#### Verb

- To mark or declare items left unsold as subject to reduction in price.
- ''The bookstore
**remaindered**the unsold copies of that book at the end of summer at a reduced price.

- ''The bookstore

#### Adjective

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