Pronunciation: (fol'ō-thrOO", -thrOO'), [key]
1. the completion of a motion, as in the stroke of a tennis racket.
2. the portion of such a motion after the ball has been hit.
3. the act of continuing a plan, project, scheme, or the like to its completion.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.