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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Marked by breaks or gaps.

Usage examples (33)
  • Adjective : a discontinuous chain of mountains; a discontinuous argument
  • ` A glimpse along the probability axis of a discontinuously probable object. '
  • Each band has a uniform colour standing out clearly and discontinuously against adjacent bands.
  • Intelligence is distributed in a bell-shaped curve, but beauty is bestowed discontinuously, on the star system. for more
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