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 for aftermath
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Aftermath \Aft"er*math\, n. [After + math. See Math.]
     A second moving; the grass which grows after the first crop
     of hay in the same season; rowen. --Holland.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  aftermath
      n 1: the consequences of an event (especially a catastrophic
           event); "the aftermath of war"; "in the wake of the
           accident no one knew how many had been injured" [syn:
           aftermath, wake, backwash]
      2: the outcome of an event especially as relative to an
         individual [syn: consequence, aftermath]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  51 Moby Thesaurus words for "aftermath":
     afterbirth, afterclap, aftercrop, aftereffect, afterglow,
     aftergrowth, afterimage, afterpain, aftertaste, bearing,
     bumper crop, by-product, causation, conclusion, consequence, crop,
     descendant, dynasty, effect, event, eventuality, fruit, harvest,
     heir, issue, line, lineage, make, offspring, outcome, output,
     placenta, posterity, proceeds, produce, product, production,
     remainder, residual, residuum, result, second crop, secundines,
     sequel, side effect, successor, track, trail, vintage, wake,
     yield
  
  

From Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856) :

  AFTERMATH. A right to have the last crop of grass or pasturage. 1 Chit. Pr.
  181.
  
  

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