nonsequential

adjective
non·​se·​quen·​tial | \ ˌnän-si-ˈkwen(t)-shəl How to pronounce nonsequential (audio) \

Definition of nonsequential

: not relating to, arranged in, or following a sequence : not sequential a nonsequential narrative style a nonsequential list of serial numbers

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nonsequentially adverb
a story that unfolds nonsequentially through a series of vignettes that jump back and forth in time

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Recent Examples on the Web There are also many variables the administrator can set for user PIN requirements (number of characters, special characters, non-repeating, nonsequential, etc.). Dallas News, "Gadget roundup: Speakers that can live outdoors and more," 4 July 2019

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First Known Use of nonsequential

1873, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonsequential.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonsequential. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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