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after-dinner

[af-ter-din-er, ahf-] /ˈæf tərˈdɪn ər, ˈɑf-/
adjective
1.
immediately following dinner:
an after-dinner speech.
Origin
1570-1580
1570-80
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  • According to the evening standard, major has become a prolific afterdinner speaker.
Word Origin and History for afterdinner

after-dinner

adj.

1730, from after + dinner.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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