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1. A sequence or succession.
2. Logic The relation of consequent to antecedent; deduction.

[Middle English consecucioun, attainment, from Latin cōnsecūtiō, cōnsecūtiōn-, orderly sequence, from cōnsecūtus, past participle of cōnsequī, to follow closely; see consequent.]


1. (Logic) a sequence or succession of events or things
2. (Logic) a logical sequence of deductions; inference
[C16: from Latin consecūtiō, from consequī to follow up, pursue]


(ˌkɒn sɪˈkyu ʃən)

1. succession; sequence.
2. logical sequence; chain of reasoning.
[1525–35; < Latin consecūtiō, derivative of consecū-, variant s. of consequī to follow, succeed]
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1. A way in which things follow each other in space or time:
2. A number of things placed or occurring one after the other:
Informal: streak.
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The macroeconomic factor such as growing urbanization coupled with up gradation in infrastructure and an increase in consecution activities is further augmenting the sales for sand washer.
Thus, making use of political and legal appeals tenants gained time to prevent immediate urban interventions, lengthening the process in the quest for the consecution of new majorities in following elections.
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As this mechanism constitutes the last resource to end an independence movement involved in a violent national conflict, it must not interfere in the context of political struggle for the consecution of such emancipatory expectations.
Dewey believed that participation is a key element in achieving social change, as only those who participate and contribute to the consecution of common goals truly realize the necessity of a true democratic society (Honnet, 1998, p.
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