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succession
used in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

2 uses
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Definition
series or sequence (one after another)
  • He took a rest and then swelled himself up and fetched a succession of admirable groans.
    Chapter 6 (9% in)
succession = series (one after another)
  • In turn he took his place in the reading class and made a botch of it; then in the geography class and turned lakes into mountains, mountains into rivers, and rivers into continents, till chaos was come again; then in the spelling class, and got "turned down," by a succession of mere baby words, till he brought up at the foot and yielded up the pewter medal which he had worn with ostentation for months.
    Chapter 6 (99% in)
succession = series (one after another)
There are no more uses of "succession" in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.

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