After and Prior to


After preposition - Subsequent to in time or order.
Usage example: the brass band came right after the mayor in the parade

Prior to is an antonym for after in at the end of topic.

Prior to

Prior to preposition - Earlier than.
Usage example: make sure all revisions are approved by the author prior to publication

After is an antonym for prior to in earlier than topic.
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