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English definition of “later”

later

adverb  /ˈleɪ·t̬ər/ us  

later adverb (NEAR THE END)

comparative oflate : He was successful later in his career.

later adverb (AFTER)

after the present, expected, or usual time; comparative oflate : She said she would speak to me later. Why don’t you call back later on, when he’s sure to be here?
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