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VERB (2)

1. come after in time, as a result;
- Example: "A terrible tsunami followed the earthquake"
[syn: follow, come after]

2. be the successor (of);
- Example: "Carter followed Ford"
- Example: "Will Charles succeed to the throne?"
[syn: succeed, come after, follow]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

come after v 1: come after in time, as a result; "A terrible tsunami followed the earthquake" [syn: follow, come after] 2: be the successor (of); "Carter followed Ford"; "Will Charles succeed to the throne?" [syn: succeed, come after, follow] [ant: come before, precede]