DICT.TW Dictionary Taiwan

Search for: [Show options]

[Pronunciation] [Help] [Database Info] [Server Info]

5 definitions found

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

 suc·ces·sor /səkˈsɛsɚ/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Suc·ces·sor n.  One who succeeds or follows; one who takes the place which another has left, and sustains the like part or character; -- correlative to predecessor; as, the successor of a deceased king.
    A gift to a corporation, either of lands or of chattels, without naming their successors, vests an absolute property in them so lond as the corporation subsists.   --Blackstone.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a person who follows next in order; "he was President
           Lincoln's successor" [syn: replacement]
      2: a thing or person that immediately replaces something or
      3: a person who inherits some title or office [syn: heir]