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Following as a related or consequent aspect or development.
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(Cricket) an immediate second innings forced on a team scoring a prescribed number of runs fewer than its opponents in the first innings
(Cricket) (intr, adverb) (of a team) to play a follow-on
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following or evolving as the next step or development: follow-on computers.
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Immediate second innings forced on a team that has failed to score a prescribed total of runs in the first innings.
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|Noun||1.||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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