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sequel

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈsiː.kwəl/
a book, film, or play that continues the story of a previous book, etc.: I'm reading the sequel to "Gone with the Wind".
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an event that happens after and is the result of an earlier event: There was a dramatic sequel to last Thursday's scandalous revelations when the minister for trade suddenly announced his resignation.
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