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af·ter·ef·fect

(af'ter-ĕ-fekt'),
A physical, physiologic, psychological, or emotional effect that continues after removal of a stimulus. See: flashback.

af·ter·ef·fect

, after-effect (AE) (aftĕr-ĕ-fekt)
A physical, physiologic, psychological, or emotional effect that continues after removal of a stimulus.

after-effect

A delayed effect of some physiological or psychological stimulus.

af·ter·ef·fect

, after-effect (aftĕr-ĕ-fekt)
A physical, physiologic, psychological, or emotional effect that continues after removal of a stimulus.
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New research commissioned by the Meningitis Trust this week shows that one in three children who have had bacterial meningitis, the most common form of the disease in the UK, will be left with after-effects.
Regarding acts of torture committed by adults against children, the new law provides for a 10-year prison sentence for acts of torture that cause no traces, and 16 years in prison for acts of torture with after-effects.
Summary: Sony Corp has posted a loss of Au1.6 billion pounds after battling the after-effects of the March earthquake and security hacking scandal.
While the UN certified President Alassane Ouattara has been battling Laurent Gbagbo to surrender and give up his presidential powers, people in the north-eastern coast of Japan are struggling to overcome the after-effects of the second quake that hit the country on April 7, 2011.
The airline chief financial officer, Erno Hilden, said 'Demand is on a growth track, but we are still suffering to some extent from the after-effects of the cabin staff strike.
SIFA Fireside works closely with Birmingham City Council's Housing Dept, Midland Heart and other partners to ensure that there is a safety net to get people off the streets and into settled accommodation so that, once there, we can tackle the after-effects of homelessness on people's health and lifestyles.
Those who survive can be left with devastating after-effects including loss of hearing, sight, brain damage and, where septicaemia (blood poisoning) has occurred, loss of limbs.
The defeat has immunized the party from the after-effects of a victory, he said, adding, "What a twisted logic."
Viral meningitis is a condition that can cause life-changing after-effects and although it is very rarely life-threatening, it can take people a long time to recover.
He made a mockery of the MoD's argument that it isn't responsible for the after-effects of those tests.
He pointed out that the nearest city in the UAE, Ras Al Khaimah, is at least 140 kilometres from the epicentre of the earthquake, so its after-effects will not harm the UAE.