Follow-up - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfɒloʊ ʌp|  American pronunciation of the word follow-up
Brit.  |ˈfɒləʊʌp|  British pronunciation of the word follow-up

noun

- a piece of work that exploits or builds on earlier work(syn: followup)

his new software is a follow-up to the programs they started with

- an activity that continues something that has already begun or that repeats something that has already been done (syn: followup)
- a subsequent examination of a patient for the purpose of monitoring earlier treatment (syn: followup, reexamination, review)

Examples

a follow-up study on children and poverty

Spielberg says he's planning to do a follow-up next year.

preventative treatment and follow-up several weeks later

a follow-up to their hit album

The book is the follow-up to the television series.

Ray wrote a follow-up to his first book.

his new software is a follow-up to the programs they started with

...the framing of the debate will consist of a predetermined order of turns and follow-up comments...

A follow-up consultation was arranged for two weeks' time.

after the treatment, the patient is through except for follow-up

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