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English definition of “subsequent”

subsequent

adjective     /ˈsʌb.sɪ.kwənt/
C1 happening after something else : The book discusses his illness and subsequent resignation from the government . Those explosions must have been subsequent to our departure , because we didn't hear anything.Before, after and alreadyAfter and behind subsequently     /-li/ adverb C1 In 1982 he was arrested and subsequently convicted on drug trafficking charges .Before, after and alreadyAfter and behind
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