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follow-up

2 noun
     
Related topics: Newspapers, Publishing
follow-up2
1 [uncountable and countable] something that is done to make sure that earlier actions have been successful or effective [↪ follow up]:
preventative treatment and follow-up several weeks later
2 [countable]TCN a book, film, article etc that comes after another one that has the same subject or characters:
Spielberg says he's planning to do a follow-up next year.
follow-up to
a follow-up to their hit album

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