se·​quent | \ ˈsē-kwənt How to pronounce sequent (audio) \

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Examples of sequent in a Sentence

answered three sequent questions from one reporter before turning to the others
Recent Examples on the Web The decision and sequent cancellation of the debate prompted former Vice President Joe Biden to accept an invitation from ABC last week to do a town hall in Philadelphia scheduled for tonight at 8 p.m. cleveland, "Trump, Biden to participate in dueling town halls tonight in lieu of debate," 15 Oct. 2020

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First Known Use of sequent

1601, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for sequent

Latin sequent-, sequens, present participle

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The first known use of sequent was in 1601

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24 Oct 2020

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“Sequent.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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