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[fol-oh-on, -awn] /ˈfɒl oʊˌɒn, -ˌɔn/

following or evolving as the next logical step:
Aircraft manufacturers can expect follow-on sales for spare parts.
an immediate second innings forced on a team scoring a prescribed number of runs fewer than its opponents in the first innings
(intransitive, adverb) (of a team) to play a follow-on


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    /ˈfɒləʊʃɪp/ noun 1. the practice of doing what other people suggest, rather than taking the lead

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    Go along with the majority, do what most others are doing. For example, Make your own decision—don’t just follow the crowd.

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