continuation definition

  • noun:
    • The act or fact of continuing.
    • The state of being proceeded.
    • An extension by which something is held to a further point.
    • A resumption after an interruption. See Usage Note at continuance.
    • The act or state of continuing; the state to be proceeded; continuous expansion or succession; prolongation; propagation.
    • That which extends, increases, supplements, or keeps on.
    • A representation of an execution state of a course at a particular point in time, which can be used at a later time to resume the execution of this program from that point.
    • a fruitful chance that, despite a foul, is produced with one constant motion beginning ahead of the foul, and that's consequently valid in certain types of basketball.
    • That work or condition of continuing; their state to be proceeded; continuous extension or succession; prolongation; propagation.
    • what extends, increases, supplements, or continues.
    • The act or reality of continuing or prolonging; extension of presence in a lino or series.
    • Extension or carrying-on to an additional point; the one thing proceeded: because, the continuation of an account.
    • Extension in space; a carrying on long; prolongation: as, the continuation of a line in surveying.
    • In math, an activity in fluxions comparable to integration by components.
    • plural Trousers.
    • a part added to a book or play that continues and runs it
    • the work of continuing an action without disruption
    • a Gestalt principle of business keeping that there's an innate habit of view a line as continuing its well-known path
    • the consequence of becoming lengthened in length

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