Definition of "Succession" :
noun: acquisition of property by descent or by will
noun: the action of following in order
noun: a following of one thing after another in time
noun: a group of people or things arranged or following in order
"A succession of stalls offering soft drinks."
noun: (ecology) the gradual and orderly process of change in an ecosystem brought about by the progressive replacement of one community by another until a stable climax is established