[n] a periodical that appears at scheduled times
[n] a serialized set of programs; "a comedy series"; "the Masterworks concert series"
[adj] in regular succession without gaps; "serial concerts"
[adj] (computer science) of or relating to the sequential performance of multiple operations; "serial processing"
[adj] pertaining to or occurring in or producing a series; "serial monogamy" or"serial killing"; "a serial killer"
[adj] (music) pertaining to or composed in serial technique; "serial music"