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Definition of thereupon adverb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    thereupon

     adverb
    adverb
    NAmE//ˌðɛrəˈpɑn//
     
    , NAmE//ˌðɛrəˈpɔn//
     
    (formal)
     
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  1. 1immediately after the situation mentioned; as a direct result of the situation mentioned The audience thereupon rose cheering to their feet.
  2. 2on the thing mentioned a large notice with black letters printed thereupon
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