thereafter

[thair-af-ter, -ahf-]
adverb
1.
after that in time or sequence; afterward: Thereafter they did not speak.
2.
Obsolete, accordingly.

Origin:
before 900; Middle English ther after, Old English thǣr æfter. See there, after


1. later, subsequently, thenceforth.
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thereafter (ˌðɛərˈɑːftə)
 
adv
from that time on or after that time: thereafter, he ceased to pay attention

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thereafter
O.E. þær æfter; see there + after. Cf. Du. daarachter, Swed. derefter.
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Example sentences
Hummingbirds were the first to show up, followed shortly thereafter by sparrows
  and finches.
Water deeply at planting time, then frequently thereafter until they are
  established.
Suppressed, the tribes were returned to the reservation soon thereafter.
Thereafter, he liked to call himself a human gas pump.
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