Definitions of series

  1. a serialized set of programs; "a comedy series"; "the Masterworks concert series" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. (electronics) connection of components in such a manner that current flows first through one and then through the other; "the voltage divider consisted of a series of fixed resistors" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. (mathematics) the sum of a finite or infinite sequence of expressions Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. (sports) several contests played successively by the same teams; "the Yankees swept the series" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. similar things placed in order or happening one after another; "they were investigating a series of bank robberies" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. a group of postage stamps having a common theme or a group of coins or currency selected as a group for study or collection; "the Post Office issued a series commemorating famous American entertainers"; "his coin collection included the complete series of Indian-head pennies" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  7. (sports) several contests played successively by the same teams; "the visiting team swept the series" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  8. In Engler's system of plant classification, a group of families showing certain structural or morphological relationships. It corresponds to the cohort of some writers, and to the order of many modern systematists. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. A parcel of rough diamonds of assorted qualities. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. A number of things or events standing or succeeding in order, and connected by a like relation; sequence; order; course; a succession of things; as, a continuous series of calamitous events. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. Any comprehensive group of animals or plants including several subordinate related groups. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. An indefinite number of terms succeeding one another, each of which is derived from one or more of the preceding by a fixed law, called the law of the series; as, an arithmetical series; a geometrical series. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. A mode of arranging the separate parts of a circuit by connecting them successively end to end to form a single path for the current; - opposed to parallel. The parts so arranged are said to be in series. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. Sing. and pl. a succession of things connected by some likeness: sequence: order: (math.) a progression of numbers or quantities according to a certain law. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  15. Order; succession. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  16. A connected succession. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  17. A succession of things in the same order, and having the same mutual relation; course; train; in arith. or alg., a number of terms in succession, increasing or diminishing according to a certain law. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for series

  1. There are five volumes in the series and they will form a very choice addition to a youth's library. – Rollo in Geneva by Jacob Abbott
  2. It made no statements, but asked a series of questions concerning the financial obligations of Messrs. – The Day of Judgment by Joseph Hocking