Later on and Thereafter

Later on

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Later on adverb – Happening at a time subsequent to a reference time.
Thereafter and later on are semantically related. in later topic. In some cases you can use "Thereafter" instead an adverb phrase "Later on", when it comes to topics like happening after.
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Thereafter adverb – Following in time or place.
Later on and thereafter are semantically related. You can use "Later on" instead an adverb "Thereafter".
Synonyms for Thereafter

Both terms in one sentence

  • Eyepatch of Power Later on he has to give (the no-longer missing) Rhynn his eye back, and thereafter wears a conventional eyepatch.
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