Definition of CATENA

a series of things linked together <a catena of lies that ultimately proved to be her undoing>
Related Words chain reaction; belt, circle, cycle, vicious circle (also vicious cycle); continuum, gamut, gauntlet (also gantlet), scale, spectrum; flow, river, stream; file, line, queue, range, row, succession

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