WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2014
af•ter•math /ˈæftɚˌmæθ/USA pronunciation n. [countable;
usually singular]
something that follows from an event:in the aftermath of the war.

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

aftermath /ˈɑːftəˌmɑːθ -ˌmæθ/ n
  1. signs or results of an event or occurrence considered collectively, esp of a catastrophe or disaster: the aftermath of war
  2. a second mowing or crop of grass from land that has already yielded one crop earlier in the same year
Etymology: 16th Century: after + math a mowing, from Old English mæth



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