Definition of Sequential operation
1. Noun. The sequential execution of operations one after another.
Generic synonyms: Operation
Antonyms: Parallel Operation
Lexicographical Neighbors of Sequential Operation
Literary usage of Sequential operation
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Journal of Educational Research by American Educational Research Association (1922)
"By a sequential operation is meant one in which the constituent activities normally follow each other in regular ..."
2. Mechanical World and Engineering Record (1881)
"The method used to control the operation of the press may vary but in all cases the principle of the sequential operation will be incorporated in ..."
3. Patent Office Papers by United States Patent Office (1916)
"This result may be produced by the simultaneous or sequential operation of the elements, each upon tne other or their co-operation in groups. ..."
4. Patent Essentials for the Executive, Engineer, Lawyer and Inventor: A by John Franklin Robb, George Prescott Tucker, Louis William Maxson, Edwin Clark Reynolds, Loren Alonzo Sadler, Edward Collins (1922)
"This result may be produced by the simultaneous or sequential operation of the elements, each upon the other or their cooperation in groups. ..."
5. Course in Modern Production Methods by Business Training Corporation (1918)
"A break-down or delay in any one process in a chain of sequential operation interrupts the whole production. Just as an accident at any part of the paper ..."