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succedent

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adjective suc·ce·dent \sək-ˈsē-dənt\

Definition of succedent

  1. :  coming next :  succeeding, subsequent



Origin of succedent

Middle English, from Latin succedent-, succedens, present participle of succedere


First Known Use: 15th century

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