Debris and Leavings

Debris

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Debris noun – The portion or bits of something left over or behind after it has been destroyed.
Usage example: the demolition workers cleared away all of the debris from the demolished building

Leavings and debris are semantically related In some cases you can use "Leavings" instead a noun "Debris".
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Leavings

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Leavings noun – A remaining group or portion.
Debris and leavings are semantically related in residue topic. You can use "Debris" instead a noun "Leavings", if it concerns topics such as remains.
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Leavings and Debris. (2016). Retrieved 2019, December 16, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/debris/leavings
Debris & Leavings. N.p., 2016. Web. 16 Dec. 2019. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/debris/leavings>.
Leavings or Debris. 2016. Accessed December 16, 2019. https://thesaurus.plus/related/debris/leavings.

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