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Definition of hereafter adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    hereafter

     adverb
    adverb
    BrE BrE//ˌhɪərˈɑːftə(r)//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌhɪrˈæftər//
     
     
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  1. 1(also hereinafter) (law) (in legal documents, etc.) in the rest of this document This contract is between Mrs Green (hereafter referred to as the vendor) and Mr Quain (hereafter referred to as the purchaser).
  2. 2(formal) from this time; in future compare thereafter
  3. 3(formal) after death Do you believe in a life hereafter?
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