or postliminiary
: of, relating to, or involving the right of postliminium
: done or carried on after something else or as a conclusion : subsequent
opposed to preliminary

Word History


in sense 1, from postliminium + -ary; in sense 2, from post- + liminary

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“Postliminary.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Apr. 2024.

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