Sequence

  • 1 séquence — [ sekɑ̃s ] n. f. • 1170; bas lat. sequentia 1 ♦ Liturg. Chant rythmé qui prolonge le verset de l alléluia (à la messe) ou le trait (II, 5o). 2 ♦ (1534) À certains jeux, Série d au moins trois cartes de même couleur qui se suivent (⇒ 1. quarte,… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 Sequence — Séquence Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Une séquence est une série d éléments mis et traités les uns à la suite des autres. Le terme peut faire référence à : séquence, une pièce… …

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  • 3 Sequence — Se quence (s[=e] kwens), n. [F. s[ e]quence, L. sequentia, fr. sequens. See {Sequent}.] 1. The state of being sequent; succession; order of following; arrangement. [1913 Webster] How art thou a king But by fair sequence and succession? Shak.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 séquence — 1. (sé kan s ) s. f. 1°   Terme de jeux de cartes. Suite d au moins trois cartes de la même couleur. Séquence de roi de coeur. Séquence de dame de pique. Les tierces, les quatrièmes, les quintes sont des séquences. 2°   Arrangement particulier… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 5 sequence — Sequence. s. f. Terme de certains jeux de cartes, Suitte de plusieurs cartes de mesme couleur, & du moins au nombre de trois, dans le rang que le jeu leur donne. Sequence de Roy de coeur. sequence de Dame de picque. avoir flus, sequence …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 6 Sequence — Se quence, v. t. (Biochem.) to determine the sequence of; as, to sequence a protein or a DNA fragment. [PJC] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 sequence — late 14c., hymn sung after the Hallelujah and before the Gospel, from O.Fr. sequence answering verses (13c.), from M.L. sequentia a following, a succession, from L. sequentem (nom. sequens), prp. of sequi to follow (see SEQUEL (Cf. sequel)). In… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 8 sequence — [sē′kwəns, sē′kwens΄] n. [MFr < LL, a following < L sequens: see SEQUENT] 1. a) the following of one thing after another in chronological, causal, or logical order; succession or continuity b) the order in which this occurs 2. a continuous… …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 sequence — англ. [си/куэнс] séquence фр. [сэка/нс] Sequenz нем. [сэквэ/нц] sequenza ит. [сэкуэ/нца] секвенция …

    Словарь иностранных музыкальных терминов

  • 10 séquence — sequence англ. [си/куэнс] séquence фр. [сэка/нс] Sequenz нем. [сэквэ/нц] sequenza ит. [сэкуэ/нца] секвенция …

    Словарь иностранных музыкальных терминов

  • 11 sequence — ► NOUN 1) a particular order in which related things follow each other. 2) a set of related things that follow each other in a particular order. 3) a part of a film dealing with one particular event or topic. 4) Music a repetition of a phrase or… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 12 Sequence — (fr., spr. Sekangs), 1) so v.w. Sequenz 4); 2) Betrügerei der Pharaobankiers, indem sie die Karten so legen, daß alle von den Pointeurs gesetzte Blätter im Anfange der Taille verlieren …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 13 sequence — I noun alternation, arrangement, array, catenation, chain, classification, concatenation, consecution, continuum, cycle, flow, gradation, group, list, logical order, nexus, order, ordo, procession, progression, rotation, serialization, series,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 14 sequence — series, *succession, progression, chain, train, string Analogous words: ordering or order, arrangement (see corresponding verbs at ORDER) …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 15 sequence — To place mail in the order of its delivery. Mailers generally receive certain discounts based on the type of sequencing. (Also see delivery sequenced mail and carrier route presort mail) …

    Glossary of postal terms

  • 16 sequence — [n] series, order arrangement, array, catenation, chain, classification, concatenation, consecution, consecutiveness, continuance, continuity, continuousness, course, cycle, disposition, distribution, flow, graduation, grouping, ordering, pecking …

    New thesaurus

  • 17 Sequence — For other uses, see Sequence (disambiguation). In mathematics, a sequence is an ordered list of objects (or events). Like a set, it contains members (also called elements or terms), and the number of terms (possibly infinite) is called the length …

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  • 18 sequence — noun 1 set of actions, etc.; order of appearance ADJECTIVE ▪ complete, entire, whole ▪ continuous, unbroken ▪ complex ▪ long …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 19 sequence — /see kweuhns/, n., v., sequenced, sequencing. n. 1. the following of one thing after another; succession. 2. order of succession: a list of books in alphabetical sequence. 3. a continuous or connected series: a sonnet sequence. 4. something that… …

    Universalium

  • 20 Sequence — I (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Sequence >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 sequence sequence coming after Sgm: N 1 going after going after &c.(following) 281 Sgm: N 1 consecution consecution succession Sgm: N 1 posteriority posteriority …

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