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aftereffect

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a condition or occurrence traceable to a cause
  • in the U.S. slavery was abolished in 1865, but its aftereffects remained keenly felt long afterwards

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The first known use of aftereffect was in 1656

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“Aftereffect.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/aftereffect. Accessed 29 Jan. 2022.

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