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English definition of “follow on”

follow on

mainly UK
verb uk phrasal verb with follow   /ˈfɒl.əʊ/ us    /ˈfɑː.loʊ/
to happen or exist as the next part of something: Following on from what I said earlier...Occurring and happening
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