ex·tant (ĕkstənt, ĕk-stănt)
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 the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]
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