Series and Sequence


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Series noun – Similar things placed in order or happening one after another.
Sequence is a synonym for series in order topic. In some cases you can use "Sequence" instead a noun "Series", when it comes to topics like set, line. popular alternative
Nearby Word: serially
Synonyms for Series


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Sequence noun – The way objects in space or events in time are arranged or follow one another.
Usage example: police are trying to reconstruct the sequence of events

Series is a synonym for sequence in succession topic. You can use "Series" instead a noun "Sequence", if it concerns topics such as order, set, line. popular alternative
Nearby Words: sequent, sequential, sequentially, sequencer, sequencing
Synonyms for Sequence

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best best series best sequence
long long series long sequence
particular particular series particular sequence
similar similar series similar sequence
Other adjectives: short, following, complete, certain, original, proper, single, actual, entire, main, animated, famous, new, early, final, later, next, last, different.
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