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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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It is just a co- incidence that we have felt quakes in quick successions over Delhi and surrounding areas.
Hartman also came up big in the second half, making two stops in quick succession in the 67th minute.
Three goals followed in quick succession in the second period as the Giants took control.
Two tries in quick succession - from Jon Wells and a second from Dorn - just after the half-hour gave Quins a 24-0 lead at the break.
Summary: A pair of roadside bombs went off in quick succession during the morning rush hour in east Baghdad on Tuesday, killing three people and injuring 14 others, police and hospital officials said.
Redknapp has repeated his view that King, Tottenham's club captain, could still play a part in England's World Cup campaign despite his chronic knee problem that prevents him from playing matches in quick succession.
Half-an-hour later, after four minutes of stoppage time that enhanced nobody's afternoon, referee James Linington disturbed the pea in his whistle three times in quick succession and everybody went home.
Thirsk netted twice within the first 15 minutes of the second half and the 75th minute saw them score two more in quick succession.
Ryan Lowe then scored twice in quick succession to set up what looked set to be a tense finish, first converting from the spot after Lee Ridley brought down Andy Morrell in the box.
Summary: At least ten people have been killed in southeast Spain after two earthquakes struck the region in quick succession.
After a solid 53-run opening stand, Bangalore lost Tillakaratne Dilshan, Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers in quick succession to bring Royals back in the game.
LOS ANGELES, July 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the release of Firefox 14 and Chrome 20, Avant Browser 2012 build 177 tri-core version has released in quick succession, having kept its engines (trident, gecko and webkit) up-to-date and optimized the switch between multi-engines.
Patent Number 5,434,906 for certain features of its ViewCall(TM) software, which can respond to multiple callers in quick succession without disrupting an existing telephone conversation.
ViewCall, TeLANophy's call management module, allows users to visually manage incoming calls on their PC screen and respond to multiple callers in quick succession without disrupting another telephone conversation.
According to Jan Lawford, director of vendor management for CHS-UK: ``Tecmar's introduction of next-generation products in quick succession and the new warranty coverage to two years demonstrates their competitiveness and their commitment to the European marketplace.