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      vb   , -sues, -suing, -sued  
1    intr   to follow subsequently or in order; come next or afterwards  
2    intr   to follow or occur as a consequence; result  
3    tr  
Obsolete   to pursue  
     (C14: from Anglo-French ensuer, from Old French ensuivre, from en-1 + suivre to follow, from Latin sequi)  
  ensuing      adj  
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arise, attend, be consequent on, befall, come after, come next, come to pass     (archaic)   derive, flow, follow, issue, proceed, result, stem, succeed, supervene, turn out or up  
   antecede, come first, forerun, go ahead of, go before, introduce, lead, pave the way, precede, usher  

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ensure, ensurer, ens, endue

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