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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An installment in a series of works set chronologically between two of its predecessors.
  • n. Any middle sequel with an earlier and a later installment. This usage may not be proper.


Patterned after prequel, as pre- meaning "before" and inter- meaning "between." (Wiktionary)



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  • Prequel – original production – interquel – sequel.

    July 23, 2008