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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Not continuing without interruption in time or space; Of a function or curve.

Usage examples (36)
  • discontinuous applause
  • It is likely to be a "discontinuous" strike, similar to the 2006 walk-out.
  • Multiple selection (sometimes known as "discontinuous" or "additive" selection) for manipulating several chunks of text at once
  • · 6 - Flexible polyurethane foam: discontinuous process for more
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