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consecution

[kon-si-kyoo-shuh n] /ˌkɒn sɪˈkyu ʃən/
noun
1.
succession; sequence.
2.
logical sequence; chain of reasoning.
Origin of consecution
1525-1535
1525-35; < Latin consecūtiōn- (stem of consecūtiō), equivalent to con- con- + secūt(us), past participle of sequī to follow + -iōn- -ion
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consecution

/ˌkɒnsɪˈkjuːʃən/
noun
1.
a sequence or succession of events or things
2.
a logical sequence of deductions; inference
Word Origin
C16: from Latin consecūtiō, from consequī to follow up, pursue
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