a number of people or things following one another in orderHe took a succession of jobs which have stood him in good stead.
a series of explosions
Their run of luck is holding.
the sequence of events that led to the murder
a series of naval battles which altered the course of history
List the key headings and sort them in a logical order.
a train of events which would culminate in tragedy
the opportunity to control the flow of information
a horrific chain of events
a seemingly endless procession of corruption cases
the steady progression of events in my life
the act or right by which one person succeeds another in a positionShe is now seventh in line of succession to the throne.
the act or right by which one person succeeds another in a position
See in succession
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in the sense of assumption
the act of assuming power or possessionHe is calling for `a common assumption of responsibility'.
in the sense of chain
a series of connected facts or eventsa horrific chain of events
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succession 的词库—— 柯林斯 英语词库