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succession
used in Frankenstein

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Definition
series or sequence (one after another)
  • 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)
succession = series (one after another)
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