posteriority


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pos·te·ri·or·i·ty

 (pŏ-stîr′ē-ôr′ĭ-tē, -ŏr′-, pō-)
n.
The condition of being posterior in location or time.

posteriority

(pəˌstɪərɪˈɒrɪtɪ)
n
the state of being posterior in time or location
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.posteriority - the quality of being toward the back or toward the rear end
quadruped - an animal especially a mammal having four limbs specialized for walking
spatial relation, position - the spatial property of a place where or way in which something is situated; "the position of the hands on the clock"; "he specified the spatial relations of every piece of furniture on the stage"
anteriority - the quality of being in front or (in lower animals) toward the head
2.posteriority - following in time
lateness - quality of coming late or later in time
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If Damien Hirst can preserve a dead animal in formaldehyde it cannot be beyond the scope of modern technology to preserve and conserve a PooToon Strawberries and Cream Poo for posteriority, and get paid for it.
Real and opposing notions of priority and posteriority require the conception of some continuity, whether it is real or imagined (muhaqqaq aw mawh[u.
Thus, with respect to the temporal coexistence of the two movements, the mind assigns a priority to one and a posteriority to the other.
The temporal rhetoric, the appeal to posteriority in time, is therefore doubly useful.
It is after all an exemplary reading of Englishness in the modern city epic fashion, He is a 'fabulist' of the identity theme, nurturing a project which is not offered up as a monadic entity, but an imagined and reified form of writing for posteriority.