ascending sequence

ascending sequence

[ə‚sen·diŋ ′sē·kwəns]
(mathematics)
A sequence of elements of a partially ordered set such that each member of the sequence is equal to or less than the following one.
In particular, a sequence of sets such that each member of the sequence is a subset of the following one.
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A tweet ID is an integer ID attached to all tweets in ascending sequence since the Twitter service began.
q], and acquire a list of tweets T in ascending sequence of tweet IDs (100 tweets are acquired according to the specification of the API) set [id.
Art Connoisseur seems to be progressing in a similar fashion to his sire Lucky Story, who produced an ascending sequence of Racing Post Ratings on his five starts at two, culminating in a 117 in the Group 2 Champagne Stakes, and it is possible that Art Connoisseur, who has shown marked improvement on each of his three starts to post RPRs of 83, 99 and 113, will be able to challenge the 120 RPR barrier next time we see him.
In a seminal 1943 paper, he divided human needs into broad groups and arranged them in an ascending sequence.
The auctioneer can just as well cry out an ascending sequence of prices to the gathered bidders, stopping the auction when enough are willing to take down the total issue.

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