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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Subsequent  \Sub"se*quent\,  a.  [L.  subsequens,  -entis,  p.  pr  of 
  subsequi  to  follow  succeed:  cf  F.  subs['e]quent.  See  {Sue} 
  to  follow.] 
  1.  Following  in  time;  coming  or  being  after  something  else  at 
  any  time,  indefinitely;  as  subsequent  events;  subsequent 
  ages  or  years;  a  period  long  subsequent  to  the  foundation 
  of  Rome. 
 
  2.  Following  in  order  of  place  succeeding;  as  a  subsequent 
  clause  in  a  treaty.  ``The  subsequent  words  come  on  before 
  the  precedent  vanish.''  --Bacon. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  subsequent 
  adj  :  following  in  time  or  order  "subsequent  developments"  [ant: 
  {antecedent}] 




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