Post meridian

postmeridian

[pohst-muh-rid-ee-uhn]
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to the afternoon.
2.
occurring after noon: a postmeridian lull.

Origin:
1620–30; post- + meridian

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postmeridian (ˌpəʊstməˈrɪdɪən)
 
adj
after noon; in the afternoon or evening
 
[C17: from Latin postmerīdiānus in the afternoon; see post-, meridian]

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