Meaning of SEQUENTIAL in English

SEQUENTIAL

/ 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

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WORD ORIGIN

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

Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне.