Definition of succession:
commoner, taking over, era, cross section, period, sort, dethrone, category, variety, class, ecological succession, season, type, sequence, successiveness, while, chronological sequence, eon, taxonomy, duration, coronation, court, chronological succession, streak, order, depose, classification, grouping, kind, epoch, age, run, time, crown, term, date, precede, abdicate, round, suite, accede, the crown, accession, episode.
- continuation (part of speech: noun)
- sequence (part of speech: noun)
- "Vanishing England", P. H. Ditchfield.
It was indeed for each, already, as if they were older friends; and though the succession of their meetings might, between them, have been straightened out, they only had a confused sense of a good many, very much alike, and a confused intention of a good many more, as little different as possible.- "The Wings of the Dove, Volume 1 of 2", Henry James.
- "Odd Bits of Travel with Brush and Camera", Charles M. Taylor, Jr..