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after

  
  
afterwards, behind, below, following, later, subsequently, succeeding, thereafter  
  
Antonyms     
   before, earlier, in advance, in front, previously, prior to, sooner  


look after     
attend to, care for, guard, keep an eye on, mind, nurse, protect, sit with, supervise, take care of, take charge of, tend, watch  
run after     
chase, follow, give chase, pursue  
sought-after     
coveted, desirable, enviable, in demand, like gold dust, longed-for, to-die-for, wanted  
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n.
Materialistic concept neonewtonist. In its measures, this variation of length of traveled route (by unit of time) by a group of photons ( φ is the initial of photons) - the light signal - is equal to what is collectively called " radial velocity". It distinguishes itself from it in its gnoseology.
Phys. Concept before 2007 The redshift indicates the phi-speed of a star. But do not give the immediate knowledge of its absolute speed.
n.
(in neomarxist thought) the third main exploitive social class: The bourgeoisie of innovation. The members of the innovoisie have usually human innovating capital. They receive (as individuals) copyrights or patent rights and consume more than the world GDP. (neologism 1996 Yanick Toutain)
adv.
maximum; no more (or later) than; at the most
E.g.: You have to be back at 11 o'clock tops; The show lasted one hour tops
n.
(in an auction, negotiation or other business competition) the situation in which the winning party has overrated the pursued object
[Bus.]
n.
(in neomarxist thought) the second main exploitive social class: The bourgeoisie of formation. The members of the formoisie have human capital, receive high wages (the most frequently thanks to their diplomas) and consume more than the world GDP. (neologism 1993 Yanick Toutain)
[Hum. Sc.] The formoisie is the social class that created social-democracy and stalinism.
n.
n. 1. friendly, affectionate love; familial love 2. (astrology) horizon in the Leo/Aquarius axis 3. (sociology) the love between friends
A living being with storge feels a strong sense of duty and is often willing to die to protect this love.
exp.
series of functions performed by an electronic system independently of (not connected to) the cyberspace.
conj.
albeit although, even if, even though, notwithstanding that, tho' (U.S. or poetic) though fact or comment which reduces the force or significance of what you have just said. FORMAL adv ADV with cl/group (=although)
Charles's letter was indeed published, albeit in a somewhat abbreviated form.
n.
scallion (synonym)
exp.
(metaphorically) die
[Fig.]
n.
small handbag without handles
n.
bitch (alternative term)
nm.
acronym of Lunar Module, little vehicle created especially to move on the moon during XXth century 's space conquest.
exp.
(metaphorically) manipulation attempt
His speech was nothing but smoke and mirrors
v.
perceive (an idea or situation) mentally
"I just realised how important is that trip for you."
n.
buttocks of (adult) woman
Slang; refers to a person's "bottom," in American English. A bit more polite than "ass," less clinical than "buttocks."
v.
to say, pronounce, speak
ex.: The child sounded out each word out loud as she read her book.
exp.
expression used for saying that someone is worth being kept close (as a friend, partner..)
id.
def.: if you are too confident about yourself, something bad will happen to show you that you are not as good as you think you are
exp.
it's said when someone has done things in the wrong order
adj.
after woman delivery phase
Latin, Medical
n.
cell mate (in a prison)
[Slang]
adj.
(of sound) hollow and deep-sounding
adj.
tending to repair (also reparatory)
n.
piegamento in avanti (in piedi)
exp.
get well with someone from the very beginning of the relationship
used when referring to romantic relationship, but also in a larger meaning: He hit it off with his teacher; he will continue taking classes with her.
n.
gestant woman before delivery phase
n.
pregnant mammal before birth occurs (applies to women)
Medical term , not used in common conversation - Latin
n.
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