afterpotential af·ter·po·ten·tial (āf’tər-pə-těn’shəl)
A small negative or positive change in electrical potential in a stimulated nerve that follows and is dependent on the main potential.
behind in place or position; following behind: men lining up one after the other. later in time than; in succession to; at the close of: Tell me after supper. Day after day he came to work late. subsequent to and in consequence of: After what has happened, I can never return. below in rank or […]
- Aftershave lotion
noun a lotion, usually styptic and perfumed, for application to the face after shaving Often shortened to aftershave
noun a party held after a public performance of a play or film (as modifier): an aftershow bash
aftersound aftersound af·ter·sound (āf’tər-sound’) n. The sensation of hearing a sound after the cause of the sound has ceased. Also called afterhearing.