subsequent to
preposition Date: 1621 at a time later or more recent than ; since <
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  • Subsequent — Sub se*quent, a. [L. subsequens, entis, p. pr. of subsequi to follow, succeed: cf. F. subs[ e]quent. See {Sue} to follow.] 1. Following in time; coming or being after something else at any time, indefinitely; as, subsequent events; subsequent… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • subsequent — 01. The first time we visited Grandpa in the hospital he complained about the food, so on [subsequent] visits we brought him his favorite meals from home. 02. Sophie did quite poorly on her first two math tests, but on [subsequent] exams she… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • subsequent — [[t]sʌ̱bsɪkwənt[/t]] ♦♦♦ 1) ADJ: ADJ n You use subsequent to describe something that happened or existed after the time or event that has just been referred to. [FORMAL] ...the increase of population in subsequent years... Those concerns were… …   English dictionary

  • subsequent, consequent — These words are easily confused. Subsequent means succeeding, following in order or time : Subsequent to his release from prison, he got back his old job. Each of the following constructions indicates later : subsequent events, a talk held… …   Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • subsequent — sub|se|quent W2 [ˈsʌbsıkwənt] adj formal [Date: 1400 1500; : Latin; Origin: , present participle of subsequi to follow closely , from sequi to follow ] happening or coming after something else →↑consequent ▪ These skills were passed on to… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • To be after — After Aft er, prep. 1. Behind in place; as, men in line one after another. Shut doors after you. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Below in rank; next to in order. Shak. [1913 Webster] Codrus after Ph?bus sings the best. Dryden. [1913 Webster] 3. Later in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To name — After Aft er, prep. 1. Behind in place; as, men in line one after another. Shut doors after you. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Below in rank; next to in order. Shak. [1913 Webster] Codrus after Ph?bus sings the best. Dryden. [1913 Webster] 3. Later in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • subsequent — sub|se|quent [ sʌbsıkwənt ] adjective FORMAL ** happening or coming after something else: In subsequent interviews, Steele has contradicted his original story. subsequent to: Reed was disqualified subsequent to failing a drugs test …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • subsequent — adj. (cannot stand alone) subsequent to * * * [ sʌbsɪkwənt] (cannot stand alone) subsequent to …   Combinatory dictionary

  • subsequent designation — the designation of the type of a taxon in a work published subsequent to the establishment of the taxon …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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