What does the word series mean?

Usage examples for series

  1. Into the edges of this piece of wood saw out a series of notches, making its finished appearance to be such as shown in Fig. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  2. Author of the Famous Marjorie Dean High School Series Those who have read the Marjorie Dean High School Series will be eager to read this new series, as Marjorie Dean continues to be the heroine in these stories. – Marjorie Dean, College Sophomore by Pauline Lester
  3. His wife smiled too; it was as pleasant to her as to him that he only mentioned the series, and did not try to find out the number of the winning ticket. – The Wife and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov