|Origin:||sequentia, from Latin sequi 'to follow'|
1 [uncountable and countable]
the order that something happens or exists in, or the order it is supposed to happen or exist in
in a ... sequence
The questions should be asked in a logical sequence.
Be careful to perform the actions in the correct sequence.
Number them in sequence, 1,2,3 etc.
out of sequence
The chapters may be studied out of sequence.
a series of related events, actions etc that happen or are done in a particular order
one part of a story, film etc that deals with a single subject or action:
the dream sequence in the film