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consecutive

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adjective con·sec·u·tive \kən-ˈse-kyə-tiv, -kə-tiv\

Simple Definition of consecutive

  • : following one after the other in a series : following each other without interruption

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of consecutive

  1. :  following one after the other in order :  successive <served four consecutive terms in office>

consecutively adverb
consecutiveness noun

Examples of consecutive in a sentence

  1. <the team's winning streak has lasted for seven consecutive games>



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First Known Use of consecutive

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Rhymes with consecutive


CONSECUTIVE Defined for Kids

consecutive

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adjective con·sec·u·tive \kən-ˈse-kyə-tiv\

Definition of consecutive for Students

  1. :  following one another in order without gaps <It rained for three consecutive days.>




Law Dictionary

consecutive

adjective con·sec·u·tive

Legal Definition of consecutive

  1. :  following one after the other in order

consecutively adverb




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