postindependence

adjective
post·​in·​de·​pen·​dence | \ ˌpōst-ˌin-də-ˈpen-dən(t)s How to pronounce postindependence (audio) \

Definition of postindependence

: of, relating to, or occurring in the period following the attainment of independence the nation's first postindependence president … the country was so poor that its postindependence leaders famously told inquiring businessmen that there was "no point being corrupt."— Alex Perry

First Known Use of postindependence

1934, in the meaning defined above

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“Postindependence.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/postindependence. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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