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After another event or time - synonyms or related words

after

adverb

when a particular time has passed, or when an event or action has ended

following

adjective

after something happens, or as a result of something that happens

since

adverb

at some time after a particular point in the past

subsequently

adverb

after something else happened

ensuing

adjective

an ensuing period of time comes after the time or event that you have been talking about

succeeding

adjective

coming after something else

beyond

adverb

continuing after a particular time or date

subsequent

adjective

formal

happening or coming after something else

in the course of time

after some time has passed

in time

after a fairly long period of time

nanodegree

a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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hypocaust

an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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