Focus on the pronunciation of succession
English definition of “succession”
› [S] a number of similar people or events that exist or happen one after another: a succession of sth The company has been involved in a succession of accounting scandals. They employ their seasonal workers on a succession of fixed-term contracts.
› [U] HR, WORKPLACE the process by which someone takes an official position or job after someone else has been doing it: He was elected Chairman in succession to Brooke. a succession announcement/arrangement/issue
in succession › happening one after another: Crops have failed for the third year in succession. The company lost two chief executives in quick succession. → See also management succession