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Synonyms for succession

Synonyms for succession

a way in which things follow each other in space or time

a number of things placed or occurring one after the other

Synonyms for succession

a group of people or things arranged or following in order

the action of following in order

(ecology) the gradual and orderly process of change in an ecosystem brought about by the progressive replacement of one community by another until a stable climax is established

acquisition of property by descent or by will


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If the succession law had not been introduced in 1701, the country would now be ruled by King Carl, a 50-year-old pastor in the German town of Neuwied.
It is important, then, to understand the place of the presidency in the constitutional system if we are to evaluate the proper focus of presidential succession laws.
Social security survivor benefits are awarded according to the intestacy succession laws of the state in which the insured person resided at death, which in this case was Massachusetts.
The corpus passes to the beneficiary under the terms of the applicable trust instrument rather than by will or state intestate succession laws.
The changes arise from the recommendations of the Victorian Law Reform Commission (VLRC) in its Succession Laws Report.
They also say that the new succession laws would still prevent a Catholic or other non-Anglican from becoming the monarch, in breach of Canada's Charter of Rights and Freedoms.
With the change to the 300-yearold succession laws, a first-born girl will become Queen, regardless of any male siblings she may have.
Amazing as it seems, the apartment is still rent controlled because of succession laws.
We will be the laughing stock of the Commonwealth nations if every Australian State tries to pass its own substantive succession laws - the last time I checked, we hadn't reverted to a collection of colonies.