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English definition of “following”

following

noun [C] (GROUP OF PEOPLE)   /ˈfɑl·oʊ·ɪŋ/
a group of people who support , admire , or believe in a particular person , group , or idea : The candidate has a large following among young people .
(Definition of following noun (GROUP OF PEOPLE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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