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succession
sək'sɛʃən
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. Acquisition of property by descent or by will.
  2. The action of following in order.
  3. A following of one thing after another in time.
  4. A group of people or things arranged or following in order.
  5. The gradual and orderly process of change in an ecosystem brought about by the progressive replacement of one community by another until a stable climax is established.
Hyphenationsuc•ces•sion
Part of Speech(名) noun
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连续liánxùcontinuous; in a row; serial; consecutive
继续jìxùto continue; to proceed with; to go on with
继承jìchéngto inherit; to succeed to (the throne etc); to carry on (a tradition etc)
接替jiētìto replace; to take over (a position or post)
世袭shìxísuccession; inheritance; hereditary
succession (to a title); to inherit; continuing (a tradition); posterity
演替yǎntìsuccession (of changes in an ecological community); naturally evolving sequence
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