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"consecutive" in British English

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consecutiveadjective

uk   /kənˈsek.jə.tɪv/  us   /kənˈsek.jə.t̬ɪv/
C2 Consecutive ​events, ​numbers, etc. ​follow one after another without an ​interruption: This is the fifth consecutive ​weekend that I've ​spentworking.

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consecutively
adverb uk   /kənˈsek.jə.tɪv.li/  us   /kənˈsek.jə.t̬ɪv.li/
Tickets are ​numbered consecutively.
(Definition of consecutive from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"consecutive" in American English

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consecutiveadjective

 us   /kənˈsek·jət̬·ɪv/
following one after another without an ​interruption: We’ve had five consecutive ​days of ​rain.
consecutively
adverb  us   /kənˈsek·jət̬·ɪv·li/
(Definition of consecutive from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"consecutive" in Business English

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consecutiveadjective

uk   us   /kənˈsekjʊtɪv/
used to describe ​events, ​numbers, etc. that ​follow one after another without an ​interruption: Interest ​rates have been ​held at the same ​level for the tenth consecutive month.
(Definition of consecutive from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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