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succession

noun
 
 
/səkˈseʃən/
EVENTS [no plural] a number of similar events or people that happen, exist, etc after each other
art arda gelen, peşi sıra olan
to suffer a succession of injuries a succession of boyfriendsOrder and sequenceSimultaneous and consecutive
in quick/rapid succession If several things happen in quick/rapid succession, they happen very quickly after each other.
hızlı/süratli art arda gelen/peş peşe olan
She had her first three children in quick succession.Order and sequenceSimultaneous and consecutive
POSITION [U] when someone takes an official position or job after someone else
yerine geçme, halefi olma; görevi devralma
Replacing and exchanging
(Definition of succession from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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