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adjective [before noun]     /ˈlæt.ə.deɪ/ US  /ˈlæt̬.ɚ-/
describes a person or thing that is similar to someone or something that existed in the past: the evil actions of a latter-day CaligulaNewModern and fashionableSimilar and the sameDescribing people with the same qualities
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