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posthumous

adjective [not gradable]  /ˈpɑs·tʃə·məs/ us  
happening after a person’s death
posthumously
adverb [not gradable]  /ˈpɑs·tʃə·məs·li/ us  
Dillon was posthumously awarded a Silver Star.
Translations of “posthumous”
in Spanish póstumo…
in French posthume, né orphelin de père…
in German posthum, nach dem Tode, nach dem Tod des Vaters geboren…
in Chinese (Traditional) 死後發生的…
in Russian посмертный…
in Turkish ölümünden sonra…
in Chinese (Simplified) 死后发生的…
in Polish pośmiertny…
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