remaining

remaining
re|main|ing
W2 [rıˈmeınıŋ] adj [only before noun]
the remaining people or things are those that are left when the others have gone, been used, or been dealt with
The few remaining guests were in the kitchen.
Add the remaining ingredients and simmer for 30 minutes.
The only remaining question is whether we can raise the money.

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