posthumousness
noun see posthumous

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • posthumousness — See posthumously. * * * …   Universalium

  • posthumousness — post·hu·mous·ness …   English syllables

  • posthumousness — noun see posthumous …   Useful english dictionary

  • posthumous — adjective Etymology: Latin posthumus, alteration of postumus late born, posthumous, from superlative of posterus coming after more at posterior Date: 1619 1. born after the death of the father 2. published after the death of the author 3.… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • posthumous — posthumously, adv. posthumousness, n. /pos cheuh meuhs, choo /, adj. 1. arising, occurring, or continuing after one s death: a posthumous award for bravery. 2. published after the death of the author: a posthumous novel. 3. born after the death… …   Universalium

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