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afterlight

[af-ter-lahyt, ahf-] /ˈæf tərˌlaɪt, ˈɑf-/
noun
1.
the light visible in the sky after sunset; afterglow.
2.
a view of past events; retrospect.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; after + light1
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