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 for Succession of crops
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Succession \Suc*ces"sion\, n. [L. successio: cf. F. succession.
     See Succeed.]
     1. The act of succeeding, or following after; a following of
        things in order of time or place, or a series of things so
        following; sequence; as, a succession of good crops; a
        succession of disasters.
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     2. A series of persons or things according to some
        established rule of precedence; as, a succession of kings,
        or of bishops; a succession of events in chronology.
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              He was in the succession to an earldom. --Macaulay.
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     3. An order or series of descendants; lineage; race; descent.
        "A long succession must ensue." --Milton.
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     4. The power or right of succeeding to the station or title
        of a father or other predecessor; the right to enter upon
        the office, rank, position, etc., held ny another; also,
        the entrance into the office, station, or rank of a
        predecessor; specifically, the succeeding, or right of
        succeeding, to a throne.
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              You have the voice of the king himself for your
              succession in Denmark.                --Shak.
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              The animosity of these factions did not really arise
              from the dispute about the succession. --Macaulay.
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     5. The right to enter upon the possession of the property of
        an ancestor, or one near of kin, or one preceding in an
        established order.
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     6. The person succeeding to rank or office; a successor or
        heir. [R.] --Milton.
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     Apostolical succession. (Theol.) See under Apostolical.
        
  
     Succession duty, a tax imposed on every succession to
        property, according to its value and the relation of the
        person who succeeds to the previous owner. [Eng.]
  
     Succession of crops. (Agric.) See Rotation of crops,
        under Rotation.
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