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follow up

  

      vb   tr, adv  
1    to pursue or investigate (a person, evidence, etc.) closely  
2    to continue (action) after a beginning, esp. to increase its effect  
      n  
   follow-up         
3   
a    something done to reinforce an initial action  
b    (as modifier)  
a follow-up letter     
4      (Med)   a routine examination of a patient at various intervals after medical or surgical treatment  
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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
n.
addendum to a contract in general that you do not wish for everyone to see
[Leg.]
n.
suite of the pointed first letters of the name of an organisation. eg B.O.A.C. , B.B.C., N.A.T.O., N.A.S.A..
When the "sigle" can be read like a simple word, it becomes an "acronym" : Nato, Nasa, Faq,...so B.B.C. is just a "sigle"

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