thereinafter

adverb
there·​in·​af·​ter | \ ˌt͟her-in-ˈaf-tər How to pronounce thereinafter (audio) \

Definition of thereinafter

: in the following part of that writing, document, speech, etc.

First Known Use of thereinafter

1818, in the meaning defined above

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