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Afterproof

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A'fterproof. n.s. [from after and proof.] Evidence posteriour to the thing in question.

All know, that he likewise at first was much under the expectation of his afterproof; such a solar influence there is in the solar aspect. Wotton.

Sources: Wotton, Henry (48)

Attributes: Noun Substantive (1269)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Afterproof." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: July 10, 2014. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=21374.


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