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They haven't yet named a successor to the outgoing CEO.
His successor as president of the council was Enrique Baron.
the meeting to appoint a successor to Dr Yates
He had been widely regarded as a possible successor to Kohl.
The Russian Federal Security Service is the main successor to the KGB.
She proved herself a worthy successor.
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