- succession; sequence.
- logical sequence; chain of reasoning.
Origin of consecution
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There was a consecution nothing less than marvellous in the work of the philosophers from Kant to Hegel.Edward Caldwell Moore
The consecution, moreover, runs in terms of persistence of quantity or of force.The Place of Science in Modern Civilisation and Other Essays
Experience, as they use the term, consists in sensations and their association,—consecution as Leibniz calls it.
He detected grammatical niceties in Latin, in regard to the consecution of tenses which had escaped preceding critics.
- a sequence or succession of events or things
- a logical sequence of deductions; inference
C16: from Latin consecūtiō, from consequī to follow up, pursue
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