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afterward


adverb

  1. at a later or subsequent time; subsequently.
adv.

Old English æftanweard, from æftan “after” (see aft) + -weard suffix indicating direction (see -ward); nautical use as aftward, then expanded by influence of after; variant afterwards shows adverbial genitive.

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