- characterized by regular sequence of parts.
- following; subsequent; consequent.
Origin of sequential
Related formsse·quen·ti·al·i·ty [si-kwen-shee-al-i-tee] /sɪˌkwɛn ʃiˈæl ɪ ti/, nounse·quen·tial·ly, adverbnon·se·quen·tial, adjectivenon·se·quen·tial·ly, adverbnon·se·quen·ti·al·i·ty, nounun·se·quen·tial, adjectiveun·se·quen·tial·ly, adverb
First recorded in 1815–25; sequent
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Examples from the Web for sequentiality
Historical Examples of sequentiality
Afterwards, the direction corresponding to a cognitive structure associated with sequentiality was adopted.
Sequentiality of work is replaced by cycles of parallel activity during which generations compete as adversaries.
The design that leads to such patterns of human experiences must free itself from the constraints of sequentiality.
In virtuality, the sequentiality of written language is overwritten by the very configurational nature of the context.
The civilization of illiteracy requires alternatives to centralism, hierarchy, sequentiality, and determinism in politics.
British Dictionary definitions for sequentiality
Derived Formssequentiality (sɪˌkwɛnʃɪˈælɪtɪ), nounsequentially, adverb
- characterized by or having a regular sequence
- another word for sequent
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Word Origin and History for sequentiality
1816, from Late Latin sequentia (see sequence) + -al (1). Related: Sequentially.
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