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English definition of “for the rest”

for the rest

used when you have already mentioned the important parts of something and you now want to mention the other less important parts: The salary in my new job is great, but (as) for the rest, I'm not impressed.Things remaining
(Definition of for the rest from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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