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extant

still existing; not destroyed: There is only one extant copy of the book.
Not to be confused with:
extent – range; distance; measure; length; degree: He is agreeable to some extent.
extinct – no longer in use; no longer existing: Many animals are now extinct.
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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.]
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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)
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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]
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extant

- Comes from Latin ex-, "out," and stare, "to stand," and means "currently or actually in existence."
See also related terms for stare.
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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"
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extant

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

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

extant

[eksˈtænt] ADJexistente
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extant

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

adj(noch) vorhanden or existent
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extant

[ɛksˈtænt] adj (frm) → esistente
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extant

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