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serial

[sir′ē·əl]
Etymology: L, series, row
pertaining to a succession, arrangement, or order of items.

serial

(sē′rē-ăl) [L. series, row, chain]
In numerical order, in continuity, or in sequence, as in a series.

serial

part of a series.

serial homology
see serial homology.
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Serials Solutions is introducing the updated version of Central Search which incorporates Vivisimo's Clustering Engine at the 2006 ALA Midwinter Meeting in San Antonio, Texas taking place January 20-23.
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