Definition of postliminous in US English:

postliminous

adjective

  • That comes later, subsequent; of the nature of an appendix; = postliminary. Opposed to preliminary. Now rare.

Origin

Mid 17th century (in an earlier sense). From classical Latin post- post- + līmin-, līmen threshold + -ous.

Pronunciation

postliminous

/ˌpəʊstˈlɪmɪnəs/