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afterword

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noun af·ter·word \-ˌwərd\

Simple Definition of afterword

  • : a final section that comes after the main part of a book

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of afterword

  1. :  epilogue 1

Examples of afterword in a sentence

  1. The novel has a foreword by an eminent critic and an afterword by the author herself.

  2. <the author included an afterword about developments in cancer treatment since the book was written>



1890

First Known Use of afterword

1890


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