A person or thing that succeeds another: Schoenberg saw himself as a natural successor to the German romantic school
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- The ability of the farm to generate enough income for the successor is a big issue.
- She is there for life, as are her heirs and successors, without there being any means of removal.
- And as a backbencher you will need to allow your successors to get on with that task without undue interference.