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"consequent" in British English

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consequentadjective

uk   /ˈkɒn.sɪ.kwənt/  us   /ˈkɑːn-/ (also consequential, uk   /ˌkɒn.sɪˈkwen.tʃəl/ us   )
happening as a ​result of something: Our use of ​harmfulchemicals and the consequent ​damage to the ​environment is a very ​seriousmatter.
(Definition of consequent from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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consequentadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈkɑn·sɪ·kwənt, -ˌkwent/
resulting: Stock ​valuesdeclined, with consequent ​financiallosses.
(Definition of consequent from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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