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English definition of “aftereffects”

aftereffects

noun [plural]     /ˈɑːf.tər.ɪˌfekts/ US  /ˈæf.tɚ-/
unpleasant effects that follow an event or accident , sometimes continuing for a long time or happening some time after itOutcomes and consequences
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