- n. （单复同）系列；丛书；连续
- [C] 连续的同类事物,系列 a group of things of the same kind or related in some way, coming one after another or in order
- [U] 串联 electrical circuit with the supply of current flowing directly through each component
similar things placed in order or happening one after another;
"they were investigating a series of bank robberies"
a serialized set of programs;
"a comedy series"
"the Masterworks concert series"
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
- The lecture series falls naturally into three parts.
- The theory is based on a series of wrong assumptions.
- He published a new series of readers for students of English.
- After a series of unsuccessful attempts, he has finally passed the driving test.
- She attended all the lectures in the series.
- It is called series circuits in physics.
- a series of
一系列a group of things of the same kind or related in some way, coming one after another or in order
A row of small red-brick houses, showing a series of homely, domestic-looking backs.出自： H. James
- series, sequence, succession
- 1.sequence多指时间上、空间上的相继发生; succession强调事物或事件一个接一个发生,没有间断; series指将某种性质相同或关系相同的事物排列在一起。
- 2.sequence含有事物按照某种逻辑集合而成的意思; succession所暗示的事物不一定按逻辑顺序,含有相连的事物既互相关联又彼此独立的意思。
- a series of, a chain of
- 这二者都有“一连串”的意思,但意义有所不同。a series of只表示数量,而a chain of含“前因后果”的意味。例如:
- It awakens a series of associations of ideas.
- Their acts set off a chain of revolts through- out the country.
- ☆ 1611年进入英语，直接源自拉丁语的series，意为行，列。