Suc*ces"sive(?), a. [Cf. F. successif. See Succeed.] 1. Following in order or in uninterrupted course; coming after without interruption or interval; following one after another in a line or series; consecutive; as, the successive revolution of years; the successive kings of Egypt; successive strokes of a hammer.
Send the successive ills through ages down.Prior.
2. Having or giving the right of succeeding to an inheritance; inherited by succession; hereditary; as, a
successive title; a
(Math.) See Induction, 5.
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