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posthumous

adjective uk   /ˈpɒs.tjʊ.məs/ us    /ˈpɑːs.tʃə-/ formal
happening after a person's death: a posthumous award
posthumously
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
His last novel was published posthumously.
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…
(Definition of posthumous from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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