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aftertaste

[af-ter-teyst, ahf-] /ˈæf tərˌteɪst, ˈɑf-/
noun
1.
a taste remaining after the substance causing it is no longer in the mouth.
2.
the remaining sensation following an unpleasant experience, incident, etc.:
the aftertaste of a bad marriage.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; after + taste
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British Dictionary definitions for after taste

aftertaste

/ˈɑːftəˌteɪst/
noun
1.
a taste that lingers on after eating or drinking
2.
a lingering impression or sensation
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after taste in Medicine

aftertaste af·ter·taste (āf'tər-tāst')
n.
A taste persisting in the mouth after the substance that caused it is no longer present.

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