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Rem"a*nent (-nent), n. [See Remanent, a.]

That which remains; a remnant; a residue.


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Rem"a*nent, a. [L. remanens, p. pr. of remanere. See Remain, and cf. Remnant.]

Remaining; residual.

That little hope that is remanent hath its degree according to the infancy or growth of the habit. Jer. Taylor.

Remanent magnetism Physics, magnetism which remains in a body that has little coercive force after the magnetizing force is withdrawn, as soft iron; -- called also [residual magnetism[.


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