Rule and Succession


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Rule noun – A statement spelling out the proper procedure or conduct for an activity.
Succession and rule are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Succession" instead a noun "Rule".
Nearby Words: ruling, ruler, ruled
Synonyms for Rule


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Succession noun – Acquisition of property by descent or by will.
Rule and succession are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Rule" instead a noun "Succession".
Nearby Words: success, successive, successor, successively, successiveness
Synonyms for Succession

How words are described

old old rule old succession
female female rule female succession
normal normal rule normal succession
direct direct rule direct succession
Other adjectives: fast, many, actual, big, main, new, imperial.

Both words in one sentence

  • Artistic License – History This rule does not apply to the Mongols in either Crusader Kings game, even when other such unusual succession behavior such as Muslim open succession is kept.
  • Video Game / Ninja Gaiden Rule of Three: In the NES trilogy, each game requires Ryu to fight three bosses in succession in the final stage.
  • Literature / Dragonriders of Pern Succession Crisis: A few of them: A minor one in Dragonflight, where Lessa, Fax and F'lar are all intriguing over who has the right to rule Ruatha Hold.
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