in turn

  1. Adverb.  One after the other; one at a time; in succession; successively.
  2. Adverb.  In due order; in proper sequence; in a determined or measured sequence, as a waiting line or queue.
  3. Adverb.  In response; in return.
  4. Adverb.  Having a relationship sequentially comparable to one just mentioned; accordingly or similarly, with respect to sequence, precedence, or hierarchy.''Kibbitzer 51'', “In turn”, [http://www.eisu2.bham.ac.uk/johnstf/revis051.htm].

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