follow-on

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the verb phrase follow on.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

follow-on (plural follow-ons)

  1. Something that follows as a natural or logical consequence, development, or progression.
    The Internet is the global information system that is logically linked together by a globally unique address space based on the Internet Protocol (IP) or its subsequent extensions /follow-ons []
    The heavily discounted initial engine sales were offset by the follow-on sales of engines and highly profitable spare parts.
  2. Baby formula (breast milk substitute) for slightly older infants.
  3. (cricket) Alternative spelling of follow on

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