verb (used without object), ensued, ensuing.
to follow in order; come afterward, especially in immediate succession: As the days ensued, he recovered his strength.
to follow as a consequence; result: When those two friends meet, a battle of wits ensues.

1350–1400; Middle English ensuen < Anglo-French ensuer (cognate with Old French ensui(v)re). See en-1, sue

ensuingly, adverb

1, 2. See follow. 2. issue, arise, flow.
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ensue (ɪnˈsjuː)
vb , -sues, -suing, -sued
1.  (intr) to follow; come next or afterwards
2.  (intr) to follow or occur as a consequence; result
3.  obsolete (tr) to pursue
[C14: from Anglo-French ensuer, from Old French ensuivre, from en-1 + suivre to follow, from Latin sequī]

ensuing (ɪnˈsjuːɪŋ)
1.  following subsequently or in order
2.  following or occurring as a consequence; resulting

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Word Origin & History

late 14c., from O.Fr. ensivre "follow close upon," from L.L. insequere, from L. insequi "to pursue," from in- "upon" + sequi "follow" (see sequel). Related: Ensued; ensues; ensuing.
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Example sentences
The scale of the ensuing uncontrolled release of radiation that follows
  differentiates the two.
The ensuing dialogue of the deaf therefore continues.
The rest of the dam is going to be taken down in the ensuing months.
The ensuing grumbling about the unreliability of polls sparked the germ of an
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