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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 con·sec·u·tive /kənˈsɛkjətɪv, kətɪv/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Con·sec·u·tive a.
 1. Following in a train; succeeding one another in a regular order; successive; uninterrupted in course or succession; with no interval or break; as, fifty consecutive years.
 2. Following as a consequence or result; actually or logically dependent; consequential; succeeding.
    The actions of a man consecutive to volition.   --Locke.
 3. Mus. Having similarity of sequence; -- said of certain parallel progressions of two parts in a piece of harmony; as, consecutive fifths, or consecutive octaves, which are forbidden.
 Consecutive chords Mus., chords of the same kind succeeding one another without interruption.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: in regular succession without gaps; "serial concerts" [syn:
             sequent, sequential, serial, successive]
      2: successive (without a break); "sick for five straight days"
         [syn: straight]
      3: one after the other; "back-to-back home runs" [syn: back-to-back]
      adv : in a consecutive manner; "we numbered the papers
            consecutively" [syn: sequentially]