Hypertext Webster Gateway: "subsequent"

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) 1.7 (wn)

adj : following in time or order; "subsequent developments" [ant:

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