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succession
used in Frankenstein

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Definition
series (one after another)

or:

replacement over time — especially of someone taking a job or position after another leaves it
  • Chapter 9 Nothing is more painful to the human mind than, after the feelings have been worked up by a quick succession of events, the dead calmness of inaction and certainty which follows and deprives the soul both of hope and fear.
    Chapter 9 (1% in)

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