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thereafter

adverb uk   /ˌðeəˈrɑːf.tər/ us    /ˌðerˈæf.tɚ/ formal
C2 continuing on from a particular point in time, especially after something else has stopped happening: He left the priesthood in 1970 and settled in the Washington area shortly thereafter (= soon after that).
Translations of “thereafter”
in Chinese (Traditional) 之後,以後…
in Russian после этого…
in Turkish ondan sonra…
in Chinese (Simplified) 之后,以后…
in Polish później, następnie, następny…
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