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successive

adjective [before noun] uk   us   /səkˈses.ɪv/
C2 happening one after the other without any break: It was the team's fourth successive defeat. He won the World Championship for the third successive year.
successively
adverb uk   us   /-li/
Since the championship began, they have finished successively ninth, seventh, and fifth.
Translations of “successive”
in Chinese (Traditional) 接連地,連續地…
in Russian следующий подряд…
in Turkish art arda gelen, peş peşe olan, üst üste gelen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 接连地,连续地…
in Polish kolejny, z rzędu…
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