sequence

Definitions:

  • A following of one thing after another; succession.
  • An order of succession; an arrangement.
  • A related or continuous series. <i>synonym</i>: <strong> series</strong>.
  • Three or more playing cards in consecutive order; a run.
  • A series of related shots that constitute a complete unit of action in a movie.
  • A melodic or harmonic pattern successively repeated at different pitches with or without a key change.
  • A hymn sung between the gradual and the Gospel.
  • An ordered set of quantities, as <em>x,</em> 2<em>x</em><sup>2</sup>, 3<em>x</em><sup>3</sup>, 4<em>x</em><sup>4</sup>.
  • The order of constituents in a polymer, especially the order of nucleotides in a nucleic acid or of the amino acids in a protein.
  • To organize or arrange in a sequence.
  • To determine the order of constituents in (a polymer, such as a nucleic acid or protein molecule).
  • A musical setting of a liturgical prose or sequence.
  • In <em>mathematics</em>, an infinite set of numbers or objects arranged so that every one has a definite numbered position.
  • A following or coming after; connection of consequent to antecedent in order of time or of thought; succession.
  • order of succession or following in time or in logical arrangement; arrangement; order.
  • An instance of uniformity in successive following.
  • A series of things following in a certain order, as a set of cards (three or more) immediately following one after another in order of value, as king, queen, knave, etc.; specifically, in <em>poker</em>, a “straight.”
  • In <em>music</em>, a series of melodic or harmonic phrases or groups repeated three or more times at successive pitches upward or downward, usually without modulation or chromatic deviation from the key.
  • In <em>liturgics</em>, a hymn in rhythmical prose or in accentual meter sung in the Western Church after the gradual (whence the name) and before the gospel.
  • to determine the sequence of.
  • The state of being sequent; succession; order of following; arrangement.
  • That which follows or succeeds as an effect; sequel; consequence; result.
  • Simple succession, or the coming after in time, without asserting or implying causative energy.
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  • Any succession of chords (or harmonic phrase) rising or falling by the regular diatonic degrees in the same scale; a succession of similar harmonic steps.
  • A melodic phrase or passage successively repeated one tone higher; a rosalia.
  • A hymn introduced in the Mass on certain festival days, and recited or sung immediately before the gospel, and after the gradual or introit, whence the name.
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  • Three or more cards of the same suit in immediately consecutive order of value; as, ace, king, and queen; or knave, ten, nine, and eight.
  • All five cards, of a hand, in consecutive order as to value, but not necessarily of the same suit; when of one suit, it is called a <stype>sequence flush</stype>.
  • the specific order of any linear arrangement of items.
  • A set of things next to each other in a set order; a <xref>series</xref>
  • A series of musical phrases where a theme or melody is repeated, with some change each time, such as in pitch or length (example: opening of Beethoven's Fifth Symphony).
  • A musical composition used in some Catholic <xref>Masses</xref> between the readings. The most famous sequence is the Dies Irae (Day of Wrath) formerly used in funeral services.
  • An ordered list of objects.
  • A <xref>subsequent</xref> event; a <xref>consequence</xref> or <xref>result</xref>.
  • A series of shots that depict a single action or style in a film, television show etc.
  • A meld consisting of three or more cards of successive ranks in the same suit, such as the four, five and six of hearts.
  • to arrange in an order
  • to <xref>determine</xref> the order of things, especially of <xref>amino acids</xref> in a <xref>protein</xref>, or of <xref>bases</xref> in a <xref>nucleic acid</xref>
  • to produce (music) with a <xref>sequencer</xref>
  • the action of following in order
  • serial arrangement in which things follow in logical order or a recurrent pattern
  • a following of one thing after another in time
  • film consisting of a succession of related shots that develop a given subject in a movie
  • determine the order of constituents in
  • arrange in a sequence
  • several repetitions of a melodic phrase in different keys
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