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se·quen·tial

 (sĭ-kwĕn′shəl)
adj.
1. Forming or characterized by a sequence, as of units or musical notes.
2. Sequent.

se·quen′ti·al′i·ty (-shē-ăl′ĭ-tē) n.
se·quen′tial·ly adv.

sequential

(sɪˈkwɛnʃəl)
adj
1. characterized by or having a regular sequence
2. another word for sequent
sequentiality n
seˈquentially adv

se•quen•tial

(sɪˈkwɛn ʃəl)

adj.
1. characterized by regular sequence of parts.
2. following; subsequent; consequent.
[1815–25]
se•quen`ti•al′i•ty (-ʃiˈæl ɪ ti) n.
se•quen′tial•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.sequential - in regular succession without gaps; "serial concerts"
ordered - having a systematic arrangement; especially having elements succeeding in order according to rule; "an ordered sequence"

sequential

adjective
Following one after another in an orderly pattern:
Translations

sequential

[sɪˈkwenʃəl]
A. ADJsecuencial
B. CPD sequential access N (Comput) → acceso m en serie

sequential

[sɪˈkwɛnʃəl] adj
sequential access (COMPUTING)accès m séquentiel

sequential

adj (form)der Reihe nach, in regelmäßiger Folge; (= following)folgend; (Comput) → sequenziell, sequentiell; to be sequential to somethingauf etw (acc)folgen

sequential

[sɪˈkwɛnʃəl] adjsequenziale
sequential access (Comput) → accesso sequenziale
References in classic literature ?
One way and another, it has begotten events so remarkable in themselves, and so continuously momentous in their sequential issues, that whaling may well be regarded as that Egyptian mother, who bore offspring themselves pregnant from her womb.
In point of fact the three actions of perceiving, determining, and responding were sequential; but so infinitesimal were the intervals of time between them that they appeared simultaneous.
For example, assign numbers to the letters in the word "sequential" - 1 for A, 2 for B, 3 for C and so on - then add those values, and you get 123, which of course is sequential!
After routine investigations (CBC, LFT, KFT, Blood sugar etc) and baseline ECG/Echo all patients received sequential NACT comprising of 2cycles of anthracycline based CT (CEF) followed by 2 cycles of DE (Docetaxel & Epirubicin) in doses as follows:
Sequential messaging demands the most accurate identifying software, which is one of the reasons why the industry is shifting away from relying on cookie-based profiling on desktops toward a world where it tracks users with unique IDs as they log onto smartphones, tablets, gaming consoles and wearable computers.
A novel 10-day sequential treatment regimen comprising a PPI and amoxicillin double therapy for 5 days followed by a PPI, clarithromycin and tinidazole triple therapy for a further 5 days has been shown to achieve H.
Chase jokingly added that his friends now want him to have another baby on the last sequential date of the century, 12/13/14, but he would like to play the lottery instead with his lucky streak.
However, Fitch calculated pre-tax profits, which exclude Debt Valuation Adjustment adjustments and various other gains/charges, and was significantly impacted by excluding the USD 0.8bn gain on the sale of the remaining shares in China Construction Bank this quarter, declined to USD 4.3bn, down from USD 5.0bn in the sequential quarter and essentially flat from the year-ago quarter of USD 4.4bn.
While this form of sequential moves tends to increase group contributions compared to simultaneous moves contribution games, the effect is not always significant.
ASUS scored 20% sequential growth for sales in May, mainly due to robust demand from Asia-Pacific and Brazilian markets, but it appears that grow in the mainland Chinese market may not be able to offset the impact of the European-debt crisis.
In "sequential" lineups, photographs of suspects are shown one at a time to the witness, who is allowed to make a decision after viewing each photograph, rather than after seeing all the photos at once.
Incremental sequential pattern mining is to and all maximal frequent sequences in the database D' given [[DELTA].sup.-], [D.sup.i], [[DELTA].sup.+] and the result of mining D.

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