Meaning of SEQUENCE in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ si:kwəns ]
A sequence of events or things is a number of events or things that come one after another in a particular order.
...the sequence of events which led to the murder.
...a dazzling sequence of novels by John Updike.
N-COUNT : oft N of n
A particular sequence is a particular order in which things happen or are arranged.
...the colour sequence yellow, orange, purple, blue, green and white...
The chronological sequence gives the book an element of structure.
A film sequence is a part of a film that shows a single set of actions.
The best sequence in the film occurs when Roth stops at a house he used to live in.
A gene sequence or a DNA sequence is the order in which the elements making up a particular gene are combined.
The project is nothing less than mapping every gene sequence in the human body.
...the complete DNA sequence of the human genome.
N-COUNT : supp N
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006