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Sequel

(1)
Precursor to SQL.

["System R: Relational Approach to Database Management", IBM Res Lab, San Jose, reprinted in Readings in Database Systems].

Sequel

(2)
U Leeds. Theorem prover specification language. Pattern matching notation similar to Prolog. Compiled into Lisp.

[Proc ICJAI 13].

ftp://agora.leeds.ac.uk/scs/logic/.
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It seems like this has been the summer of the three-quel - so far we've have Spiderman 3, Pirates of the Caribbean 3, and 300 (that isn't a threequel, but my point looks stronger if there's loads of examples.
Everyone who enjoyed Dead Man's Chest will be hooked by this three-quel which, like the earlier film, is crammed to bursting with multiple plots, seafaring showdowns and spectacular special effects.
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