Meaning of CONTINUOUS in English
[adjective] [not gradable]Continuous is used to mean without a pause.continuous painMy computer makes a continuous low buzzing noise.The continuous white line (= line without spaces) in the middle of the road means no overtaking!Continuous assessment is the educational system of judging the quality of a student's work by various pieces of work done during their course and not by one final examination.
Cambridge English vocab. Кембриджский английский словарь. 2012