what is left after other parts have been removed or used or dealt with
dead body, corpse
ancient buildings, etc. that have survived when others were destroyed; ruins
"I threw out the remains of my dinner"
"the cadaver was intended for dissection"
"the end of the police search was the discovery of a corpse"
"the murderer confessed that he threw the stiff in the river"
"honor comes to bless the turf that wraps their clay"