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Engelsk navneord: succession

1. succession (om egenskab) a following of one thing after another in time


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe doctor saw a sequence of patients.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)chronological sequence, chronological succession, sequence, successiveness


Mindre specifikke termertemporal arrangement, temporal order


Mere specifikke termerpelting, rain, rotation, row, run

2. succession (om gruppe) a group of people or things arranged or following in order


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA succession of stalls offering soft drinks.
A succession of failures.


Mindre specifikke termerseries


Mere specifikke termercascade, parade, run, streak

3. succession (om handling) the action of following in order


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe played the trumps in sequence.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)sequence


Mindre specifikke termerorder, ordering


Mere specifikke termeralternation, chess opening, opening

4. succession (om proces) (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


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ecological succession


Mindre specifikke termeraction, activity, natural action, natural process


Overordnet emneområdebionomics, ecology, environmental science

5. succession (om handling) acquisition of property by descent or by will


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)taking over


Mindre specifikke termeracquisition









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