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ex·tant

 (ĕk′stənt, ĕk-stănt′)
adj.
1. Still in existence; not destroyed, lost, or extinct: extant manuscripts.
2. Archaic Standing out; projecting.

[Latin exstāns, exstant-, present participle of exstāre, to stand out : ex-, ex- + stāre, to stand; see stā- in Indo-European roots.]

extant

(ɛkˈstænt; ˈɛkstənt)
adj
1. still in existence; surviving
2. archaic standing out; protruding
[C16: from Latin exstāns standing out, from exstāre, from stāre to stand]
Usage: Extant is sometimes wrongly used simply to say that something exists, without any connotation of survival: plutonium is perhaps the deadliest element in existence (not the deadliest element extant)

ex•tant

(ˈɛk stənt, ɪkˈstænt)

adj.
1. still existing; not destroyed or lost: only three extant copies of the document.
2. Archaic. standing out; protruding.
[1535–45; < Latin ex(s)tant-, s. of ex(s)tāns, present participle of exstāre to stand out, exist =ex- ex-1 + stāre to stand]

extant

- Comes from Latin ex-, "out," and stare, "to stand," and means "currently or actually in existence."
See also related terms for stare.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.extant - still in existence; not extinct or destroyed or lost; "extant manuscripts"; "specimens of graphic art found among extant barbaric folk"- Edward Clodd
existent, existing - having existence or being or actuality; "an attempt to refine the existent machinery to make it more efficient"; "much of the beluga caviar existing in the world is found in the Soviet Union and Iran"
extinct, nonextant - no longer in existence; lost or especially having died out leaving no living representatives; "an extinct species of fish"; "an extinct royal family"; "extinct laws and customs"

extant

adjective in existence, existing, remaining, surviving, living, existent, subsisting, undestroyed The oldest extant copy is dated 1492.

extant

adjective
1. Occurring or existing in act or fact:
2. Having existence or life:
Translations
موجود، لا يزال قائِما
dochovalýdochovanýexistující
bevareteksisterende
sem er til, sem hefur varîveist
išlikęs
pastāvošssaglabājies
existujúci
hâlâ mevcut

extant

[eksˈtænt] ADJexistente

extant

[ɛkˈstænt] adj (= existing) → qui existe encore
to be still extant → subsister

extant

adj(noch) vorhanden or existent

extant

[ɛksˈtænt] adj (frm) → esistente

extant

(ekˈstӕnt) , ((American) ˈekstənt) adjective
still existing.