chronological succession


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Noun1.chronological succession - a following of one thing after another in time; "the doctor saw a sequence of patients"
temporal arrangement, temporal order - arrangement of events in time
pelting, rain - anything happening rapidly or in quick successive; "a rain of bullets"; "a pelting of insults"
rotation - a planned recurrent sequence (of crops or personnel etc.); "crop rotation makes a balanced demand on the fertility of the soil"; "the manager had only four starting pitchers in his rotation"
row - a continuous chronological succession without an interruption; "they won the championship three years in a row"
run - an unbroken chronological sequence; "the play had a long run on Broadway"; "the team enjoyed a brief run of victories"
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It places thirty-three scholarly articles in a chronological succession, under headings that (perhaps surprisingly) follow a different scheme from those in the first book.
The loose but orderly chronological succession gives the viewer unfamiliar with Islamic history a road map, whereas the geographically circumscribed exhibits anchor him or her in an artisti cally and culturally cohesive area within the larger, and supposedly confusing, ambit of Islamic art.
In this small site we have a chronological succession of various eras C* Each year we discover new rooms," said the head of the delegation Claude Serhal.