Remaining; residual. That little hope that is remanent hath its degree according to the infancy or growth of the habit. (Jer.
(Science: physics) Taylor) Remanent magnetism, magnetism which remains in a body that has little coercive force after the magnetizing force is withdrawn, as soft iron.
Synonym: residual magnetism.
Origin: L. Remanens, p. Pr. Of remanere. See Remain, and cf. Remnant.