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post·hu·mous

(pos'chū-mŭs)
Denotes occurring after a person's death.
[L. postumus, last, corrupted by attraction to humus, earth, burial]

posthumous

(pŏs′tū-mŭs) [L. postumus, last]
1. Occurring after death.
2. Born after the death of the father.
3. Said of a child taken by cesarean section after the death of the mother.
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Senator Angara, who passed away last May will receive the Posthumous National Service Award in recognition of his dedication and enduring legacy on the promotion and development of science, technology and innovation, and multidisciplinary research to support national policymaking, education reform, and the people's right to education, among others.
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During the event, three awards were bestowed: Loretta Ames Award to William Gumpert (posthumous); Founders Award to Connie McIntire; Heart of Hospice Award to Knox and June Williams.
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