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The next number is the sequence is 10.

To find the second number, 1 was subtracted from the first number

To find the third number, 2 was subtracted from the second number

To find the fourth number, 3 was subtracted from the third number

Therefore to find the fifth number, 4 must be subtracted from the fourth number.

14 - 4 = 10

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