series-n; 6 Senses

Sense Number 1: consecutive happenings

Commentary: SERIES[+event] similar things placed in order or happening one after another

They were investigating a series of bank robberies.

WordNet 2.0 Sense Numbers: 1

Sense Number 2: serial publication

Commentary: serial - a periodical that appears at scheduled times

I own the whole X-men series.
The Post Office issued a series commemorating famous American entertainers.
His coin collection included the complete series of Indian-head pennies.

WordNet 2.0 Sense Numbers: 3 5

Sense Number 3: entertainment series

Commentary: SERIES[+event] television series - a serialized set of programs

It was the longest running series in history, it lasted ten years.
The comedy series was taken off the air after only one month.
The Masterworks concert series went on for years.

WordNet 2.0 Sense Numbers: 2

Sense Number 4: sports: contests

Commentary: SERIES[+event] several contests played successively by the same team

The visiting team swept the series.
He watched the series every week, like all devoted fans.

WordNet 2.0 Sense Numbers: 4

Sense Number 5: sum

Commentary: the sum of a finite or infinite sequence of expressions

The convergence of a series is related to the convergence of a sequence.

WordNet 2.0 Sense Numbers: 6

Sense Number 6: connected components

Commentary: connection of components in such a manner that current flows first through one and then through the other

The voltage divider consisted of a series of fixed resistors.

WordNet 2.0 Sense Numbers: 7