postea

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin, after these or those (things), afterward.

Noun[edit]

postea (plural posteas)

  1. (law) The return of the judge before whom a cause was tried, after a verdict, of what was done in the cause, which is endorsed on the nisi prius record.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Wharton to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From post (after) + ea (these things).

Adverb[edit]

posteā (not comparable)

  1. afterwards, hereafter, thereafter
  2. next, then

Descendants[edit]