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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Aftermath  \Aft"er*math\,  n.  [After  +  math.  See  {Math}.] 
  A  second  moving  the  grass  which  grows  after  the  first  crop 
  of  hay  in  the  same  season;  rowen.  --Holland. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  aftermath 
  n  1:  the  consequences  of  an  event  (especially  a  catastrophic 
  event);  "the  aftermath  of  war";  "in  the  wake  of  the 
  accident  no  one  knew  how  many  had  been  injured"  [syn:  {wake}, 
  {backwash}] 
  2:  the  outcome  of  an  event  especially  as  relative  to  an 
  individual;  "that  result  is  of  no  consequence"  [syn:  {consequence}] 




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