Definition of posterity noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

posterity

 noun
noun
NAmE//pɑˈstɛrət̮i//
 
[uncountable](formal)
 
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all the people who will live in the future Their music has been preserved for posterity. Posterity will remember him as a great man.
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