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ensuing
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

2 uses
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Definition
following (some event in time) — and typically because of that event
  • A conversation ensued which led to high words and almost to blows, for my father was a man of a very violent temper.
    Adventure IV — The Boscombe Valley Mystery (26% in)
  • There could be no doubt that, as it was a national possession, a horrible scandal would ensue if any misfortune should occur to it.
    Adventure XI — The Adventure of the Beryl Coronet (18% in)

There are no more uses of "ensuing" in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.

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