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remainder

noun [U] (MATHEMATICS)    /rɪˈmeɪn.dər/ US  /-dɚ/ specialized
in mathematics , the amount that is left when one number cannot be exactly divided by another: 9 divided by 4 is 2, remainder 1.Terms for numbers
(Definition of remainder noun (MATHEMATICS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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