What does the word consequent mean?

Usage examples for consequent

  1. Let us suppose that we have before us a Pair of Propositions of Relation, which contain between them a Pair of codivisional Classes, and that we wish to ascertain what Conclusion, if any, is consequent from them. – Symbolic Logic by Lewis Carroll
  2. Instead of looking with eagerness to the moment of our liberation, I now dreaded the consequent necessity of moving him about in so dreadful a condition. – Expedition into Central Australia by Charles Sturt
  3. If in this state of the part, consequent upon diseased action, or in that of Fig. – Surgical Anatomy by Joseph Maclise