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serial

1. Computing of or operating on items of information, instructions, etc., in the order in which they occur
2. of, relating to, or using the techniques of serialism
3. Logic maths (of a relation) connected, transitive, and asymmetric, thereby imposing an order on all the members of the domain, as less than on the natural numbers

Serial

 

a publication with the same orientation and name and consistent numbering and format but appearing irregularly as material accumulates.

Serials in the USSR include almanacs, transactions and other scholarly and scientific publications, and bulletins. Most journals published in the USSR are serials. Serials tend to appear at regular intervals, that is, become periodicals.

serial

[′sir·ē·əl]
(computer science)
Pertaining to the internal handling of data in sequential fashion.
(industrial engineering)
An element or a group of elements within a series which is given a numerical or alphabetical designation for convenience in planning, scheduling, and control.

serial

One after the other.