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adverb, conjunction, preposition
  1. 2
    at a later position in a list or piece of writing
  2. 3
    farther along a road, railroad, etc.

    American English synonyms or related words for this sense of after

  3. 6
    trying to catch or get someone/something
    1. c.
      mainly British informal trying to find something
  4. 7
    mainly British if you name a person or thing after someone, you give them the same name

    American English synonyms or related words for this sense of after


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dark pool

a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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bottom line

the amount of money that a business makes or loses

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to post a tweet, usually a negative one, that mentions a person without using the @ sign, so that they will not see the message on their Twitter feed …

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