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  1. cor·ol·lar·y
    IPA[ˈkôrəˌlerē]
  2. noun

    • 1. a proposition that follows from (and is often appended to) one already proved.

    • 2. a direct or natural consequence or result:

      the huge increases in unemployment were the corollary of expenditure cuts

    adjective

    • 1. forming a proposition that follows from one already proved.

    • 2. associated or supplementary:

      the court did not answer a corollary question
  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: corollary, plural noun: corollaries

    • noun

      a proposition that follows from (and is often appended to) one already proved.

      a direct or natural consequence or result:

    • adjective

      forming a proposition that follows from one already proved.

      associated or supplementary:

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