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See also: subséquent



Borrowed from Middle French subséquent, from Latin subsequentis, form of subsequēns, present participle of subsequor (I follow, I succeed).


  • IPA(key): /ˈsʌbsɪkwənt/, /ˈsʌbsəkwənt/
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subsequent (not comparable)

  1. Following in time; coming or being after something else at any time, indefinitely.
    Growth was dampened by a softening of the global economy in 2001, but picked up in the subsequent years due to strong growth in China.
  2. Following in order of place; succeeding.

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