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English definition of “following”

following

adjective
 
 
/ˈfɒləʊɪŋ/
the following day/morning, etc B1 the next day/morning, etcBefore, after and alreadyAfter and behind
the following B2 what comes next, often used to introduce a list, report, etc: The following is an extract from her diary: Today I stayed in bed all day.Occurring and happening
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