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1subsequence

noun sub·se·quence \ˈsəb-sə-ˌkwen(t)s, -si-kwən(t)s\

Definition of SUBSEQUENCE

:  the quality or state of being subsequent; also :  a subsequent event

First Known Use of SUBSEQUENCE

circa 1500

2subsequence

noun sub·se·quence \ˈsəb-ˌsē-kwən(t)s, -ˌkwen(t)s\

Definition of SUBSEQUENCE

:  a mathematical sequence that is part of another sequence

First Known Use of SUBSEQUENCE

1908

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