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Mi Liang kept painting. The waves got highte and higher. Then the waves broke the boat, and the emperor could not get back to the palace.

(In this passage, what is the meaning of 'Then'? 1. At that time 2. After that 3. In that case)

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    In that passage, "then" means "after that."

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