Yahoo奇摩字典 網頁搜尋

  1. consequent

    • IPA[ˈkänsəkwənt]

    美式

    • adj.
      following as a result or effect;(of a stream or valley) having a direction or character determined by the original slope of the land before erosion.
    • n.
      a thing that follows another.;the second part of a conditional proposition, whose truth is stated to be conditional upon that of the antecedent.
    • noun: consequent, plural noun: consequents

    • 釋義

    形容詞

    • 1. following as a result or effect labor shortages would be created with a consequent increase in wages
    • (of a stream or valley) having a direction or character determined by the original slope of the land before erosion.
    • logically consistent.

    名詞

    • 1. a thing that follows another.
    • the second part of a conditional proposition, whose truth is stated to be conditional upon that of the antecedent.
    • the second term of a ratio.
    • 更多解釋
    • IPA[ˈkɒnsɪkw(ə)nt]

    英式

    • adj.
      following as a result or effect: the social problems of pupils and their consequent educational difficulties you've got a university place consequent on your exam results
    • n.
      the second part of a conditional proposition, whose truth is stated to be implied by that of ...

    Oxford Dictionary