Let P, P' be two consecutive positions of the radius vector.
Some time in the 12th century the story was wrought into consecutive poems. The latest theory, championed with great skill by M.
Only the possible ones get linked up with a consecutive series of commands corresponding to a series of events, and are executed.
During the revolution of 1848 against the Bourbons of Naples, Messina was bombarded for three consecutive days.
Prior to the establishment of the monarchy the conditions for securing an exact and consecutive chronology did not exist; the dates in the earlier period of the history, though apparently in many cases precise, being in fact added long after the events described, and often (as will appear below) resting upon an artificial basis, so that the precision is in reality illusory.