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remnant
used in The Road by McCarthy

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Definition
a small amount that remains after the rest is gone — sometimes specifically of cloth
  • His feet were still wrapped in the remnants of the coat and the shreds of tarp and...
remnants = small amounts that remains after the rest is gone
  • Remnants of rotted hair on the pillow.
  • On the rocks the remnants of some dark seamoss.

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