Meaning of CONTINUITY in English



Pronunciation: ˌ kän-t ə - ' nü- ə -t ē , - ' nyü-

Function: noun

Inflected Form: plural -ties

Date: 15th century

1 a : uninterrupted connection, succession, or union b : uninterrupted duration or continuation especially without essential change

2 : something that has, exhibits, or provides continuity: as a : a script or scenario in the performing arts b : transitional spoken or musical matter especially for a radio or television program c : the story and dialogue of a comic strip

3 : the property of being mathematically continuous

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.