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Posthumous Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • occurring or coming into existence after a person''s death; "a posthumous award"; "a posthumous book"; "a posthumous daughter"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Posthumous'

  • Posthumous: birth Posthumous book Posthumous citizenship Posthumous diagnosis Posthumous execution Posthumous fame Posthumous marriage Posthumous name Posthumous promotion
  • Posthumous name: A posthumous name is an honorary name given to royalty, nobles, and sometimes others, in East Asia after the person's death, and is used almost exclusively
  • List of posthumous number ones on the UK Singles Chart: musician's recordings and associated products; this has led to a number of posthumous number one singles in the UK and elsewhere. The phenomenon, a topic of
  • List of posthumous number ones on the UK Albums Chart: Mirror in July 1956 – since then, 24 albums by deceased artists have posthumously reached number one. Until 2007, the chart was based solely on sales of
  • Posthumous promotion: A posthumous promotion is an advancement in rank or position in the case of a person who is dead. Posthumous promotions are most often associated with
  • Posthumous trial: A posthumous trial or post-mortem trial is a trial held after the defendant's death. Posthumous trials can be held for a variety of reasons, including

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