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English definition of “latter”

latter

noun [S]     /ˈlæt.ər/ US  /ˈlæt̬.ɚ/
the latter B2 the second of two people, things, or groups previously mentioned: She offered me more money or a car and I chose the latter. → Compare former nounFinal and finally not standard the last of more than two people, things, or groups previously mentionedFinal and finally
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