What does the word sequence mean?

Usage examples for sequence

  1. But we may neglect those parts of the sequence which are under the control of our will. – The Philosophy of the Moral Feelings by John Abercrombie
  2. Now make a turn downwards with the right so that the whole pack of sheets springs upwards and spreads out at the back like a fan, and the controlling left hand lets them go one at a time, whilst checking the sequence of the signatures, that is to say, the sheets must be checked to see whether instead of the right signatures following in due order there is not a second signature or perhaps none at all. – Practical Bookbinding by Paul Adam
  3. What did this key sequence do? – Underground by Suelette Dreyfus