follow-on


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fol·low-on

(fŏl′ō-ŏn′, -ôn′)
adj.
Following as a related or consequent aspect or development.

fol′low-on′ n.

follow-on

n
(Cricket) an immediate second innings forced on a team scoring a prescribed number of runs fewer than its opponents in the first innings
vb
(Cricket) (intr, adverb) (of a team) to play a follow-on

fol′low-on`



adj.
following or evolving as the next step or development: follow-on computers.
[1925–30]

follow-on

Immediate second innings forced on a team that has failed to score a prescribed total of runs in the first innings.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.follow-on - an immediate second innings forced on a cricket team scoring a prescribed number of runs fewer than its opponents in the first innings
innings - the batting turn of a cricket player or team
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e follow-on remains a feasible option as England try to work out the likeliest method of bowling the tourists out twice on this benign surface to level the series at 1-1 with two to play, but Broad admitted he did not think captain Alastair Cook would enforce the follow-on.