a piece of work that exploits or builds on earlier work
"his new software is a follow-up to the programs they started with"
an activity that continues something that has already begun or that repeats something that has already been done
follow-up, followup, reexamination, review(verb)
a subsequent examination of a patient for the purpose of monitoring earlier treatment
brushup, critical review, revaluation, recapitulation, critique, reassessment, limited review, reexamination, redirect examination, inspection, review article, recap, revue, reappraisal, review, followup, follow-up
follow through, follow up, follow out, carry out, implement, put through, go through(verb)
pursue to a conclusion or bring to a successful issue
"Did he go through with the treatment?"; "He implemented a new economic plan"; "She followed up his recommendations with a written proposal"
follow out, carry out, fulfill, follow through, implement, go across, execute, consume, experience, fulfil, go through, down, accomplish, carry through, action, run through, enforce, pass, put through, devour, apply, work through, see
increase the effectiveness or success of by further action
"The doctor followed up the surgery with radiation"
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How to use follow up in a sentence?
Have a conversation with your doctor about what follow up work should be done, how often and why, find out why to fully understand the next steps in your care.
We are extremely grateful for the many tips we have received, and we ask the public to keep sharing this little girl's photo and information so that we may continue to receive and follow up on leads.
Because we had had contact with him before, we felt comfortable enough going out to see him again -- just as a follow up and to make sure he didn’t need anything.
I think it’s easy to err on one side or the other, compassion means that our friends and family need to know that we care for them and will continue to be there for them, but honesty means that we’re willing to ask the hard questions and we’re willing to follow up and tell them the truth even if it makes for an uncomfortable conversation or not something they want to hear.
It is remarkable that China ... has given a timeframe for reduction of 2030, but the proposed targets for reduction will not allow us to reach the (United Nations) 2 degree goal. That means we need a follow up process and that, in my view, must be binding.
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