"series" in the noun sense
similar things placed in order or happening one after another
"they were investigating a series of bank robberies"
2. serial, series
a serialized set of programs
"a comedy series"
"the Masterworks concert series"
3. series, serial, serial publication
a periodical that appears at scheduled times
sports) several contests played successively by the same teams
"the visiting team swept the series"
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"
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"
mathematics) the sum of a finite or infinite sequence of expressions
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