Rachel, seems to me “leftover” is a perfectly valid word, when used a noun (leftovers) or adjective (yesterday’s leftover turkey). I would separate them if using “left” as the past tense of “leave” (the cranberries were left over from this morning).

Similar to “no one”, “noone”, “no-one” — each is acceptable in certain parts of the English-speaking world. Or the “alright” vs. “all right” debate.

Harper? : )

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