Meaning of SEQUENTIAL in English


/ sɪˈkwenʃl; NAmE / adjective

( formal ) following in order of time or place :

sequential data processing

►  se·quen·tial·ly / -ʃəli; NAmE / adverb :

data stored sequentially on a computer



early 19th cent. (as a medical term in the sense following as a secondary condition ): from sequence , on the pattern of consequential .

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