It was an ancient sundial of sorts, a vestige of the pagan temple that had once stood on this very spot.
Although modern culture had erased much of Venus’s association with the male/female physical union, a sharp etymological eye could still spot a vestige of Venus’s original meaning in the word "venereal."
The vestiges of pagan religion in Christian symbology are undeniable.
There are no more uses of "vestige" in the book.
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She had not yet lost the last vestige of hope.
The garden, with its golden apples (oranges), is gone now—no vestige of it remains.