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noun [plural] remains pronunciation in British English /rɪˈmeɪnz/
  1. 1
    the part of something that is left after the rest has been finished, used, or destroyed
    remains of:

    The remains of the castle can still be seen on the hill.

  2. 2
    the body of a person or animal that has died

    Human remains were found on the railway line.


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