What does the word concatenation mean?

Usage examples for concatenation

  1. The calm atmosphere, the warmth and quiet of the room, in which he broke his bread and sipped his wine, whilst old Jem stretched by the hearth gazed at him with yellow up- turned eyes full of lazy inquiry concerning this departure from the usual nightly regularity; the serene placidity of the scene indoors as contrasting with the angry voices of elements without, answered to the peace- the strange peace- that filled the man's soul, even in the midst of such uncongenial memories as now rose up before him in vivid concatenation. – The Light of Scarthey by Egerton Castle
  2. The Aristotelian Logic was framed in response to this order: its main aim was to devise instruments for making clear the coherence, the concatenation, the mutual implication of current beliefs. – Logic, Inductive and Deductive by William Minto