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
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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