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Definitions of sequence:

  • noun:   film consisting of a succession of related shots that develop a given subject in a movie
  • noun:   a following of one thing after another in time
    Example: "The doctor saw a sequence of patients"
  • noun:   several repetitions of a melodic phrase in different keys
  • noun:   serial arrangement in which things follow in logical order or a recurrent pattern
    Example: "The sequence of names was alphabetical"
  • noun:   the action of following in order
    Example: "He played the trumps in sequence"
  • verb:   arrange in a sequence
  • verb:   determine the order of constituents in
    Example: "They sequenced the human genome"

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