1. /ˈsʌbsəkwəns/ (say 'subsuhkwuhns) the state or fact of being subsequent.
2. /ˈsʌbsəkwəns/ (say 'subsuhkwuhns) that which is subsequent; sequel.
3. /ˈsʌbˌsikwəns/ (say 'sub.seekwuhns) Mathematics a sequence whose elements belong to and retain the order of a given, larger sequence.
Australian English dictionary. 2014.
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Subsequence — Sub se*quence, Subsequency Sub se*quen*cy, n. The act or state of following; opposed to precedence. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
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subsequence — (n.) c.1500; see SUBSEQUENT (Cf. subsequent) + ENCE (Cf. ence) … Etymology dictionary
subsequence — [sub′si kwəns, sub′sikwens΄; ] for 3 [ sub′sē΄kwəns] n. [ML subsequentia] 1. the fact or condition of being subsequent 2. a subsequent happening 3. Math. a sequence within a sequence … English World dictionary
Subsequence — In mathematics, a subsequence of some sequence is a new sequence which is formed from the original sequence by deleting some of the elements without disturbing the relative positions of the remaining elements. Formally, suppose that X is a set… … Wikipedia
subsequence — I. noun Date: circa 1500 the quality or state of being subsequent; also a subsequent event II. noun Date: 1908 a mathematical sequence that is part of another sequence … New Collegiate Dictionary
subsequence — subsequence1 /sub si kweuhns/, n. 1. the state or fact of being subsequent. 2. a subsequent occurrence, event, etc.; sequel. [1490 1500; SUBSEQU(ENT) + ENCE] subsequence2 /sub see kweuhns/, n. Math. a sequence obtained from a given sequence by… … Universalium
subsequence — noun a) A subsequent act or thing; a sequel b) A sequence that is contained within a larger one … Wiktionary
subsequence — subsequence1 [ sʌbsɪkw(ə)ns] noun formal the state of following or being a consequence of something. subsequence2 [ sʌbˌsi:kw(ə)ns] noun a sequence contained in or derived from another sequence … English new terms dictionary
subsequence — sub•se•quence [[t]ˈsʌb sɪ kwəns[/t]] n. 1) the state or fact of being subsequent 2) a subsequent occurrence, event, etc.; sequel • Etymology: 1490–1500 … From formal English to slang