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Definition of sequel noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    sequel (to something)
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  1. 1a book, movie, play, etc. that continues the story of an earlier one a sequel to the hit movie “Madagascar” compare prequel
  2. 2[usually singular] something that happens after an earlier event or as a result of an earlier event There was an interesting sequel to these events later in the year.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: sequel