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sequence

noun [C/U]  /ˈsi·kwəns, -ˌkwens/ us  
a series of related things or events, or the order in which things or events follow each other: [C] The first chapter describes the strange sequence of events that led to his death. [C] The test papers were not in the correct alphabetical sequence. biology A gene sequence is the order in which the bases (= chemical substances) in DNA are arranged in a particular gene (= chemical pattern the controls the characteristics of living things).
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