Definitions of continuity

  1. uninterrupted connection or union Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the property of a continuous and connected period of time Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. a detailed script used in making a film in order to avoid discontinuities from shot to shot Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. the state of being continuous; uninterupted connection or succession; close union of parts; cohesion; as, the continuity of fibers. Newage Dictionary DB
  5. Uninterrupted succession or connection. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. Absence of interruption, a succession of parts intimately united. A single bone of the skull has the quality of continuity in all its parts; a cranial suture is marked by contiguity of the bones entering into its formation. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  7. State of being continuous: uninterrupted connection. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  8. Unbroken connection. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  9. The state or quality of being continuous. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  10. Uninterrupted connection; cohesion; close union of parts; unbroken texture. The law of continuity, the principle that nothing passes from one state into another without passing through all the intermediate states. Solution of continuity, rupture in what is continuous. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  11. Uninterrupted connection; close union of parts. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  12. Succession without a break, as continuity of the germ plasm. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.
  13. [Latin] Succession without a break, especially continuity of germ plasm. na
  14. An adhesion of two thing between each other, so that they cannot be separated without fracture or laceration. Medical Lexicon. A Dictionary of Medical Science
  15. The state of being continuous or uninterrupted. Solution of c., a break or breach, such as a wound or ulcer separating two parts which were formerly in unbroken connection. Amputation in c., an amputation producing a solution of c. of bone (i. e., carried through the bone, and not through a joint). na
  16. State of being continuous; law of c. (that all changes in nature are continuous, not abrupt). [French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  17. The quality of being continuous American pocket medical dictionary.
  18. The state of being continuous, unbroken, uninterrupted. [Lat.] Appleton's medical dictionary.
  19. A variable magnitude is said to change continuously when it passes from one assigned value to another without breaks or jumps. If we suppose the magnitude to be always on the increase or decrease between the assigned values, it changes continuously when it passes successively through every intermediate value. The Law of C. is the doctrine that no change in a natural phenomenon takes place with perfect suddenness or abruptness; thus the gaseous and liquid states of matter may be made to pass one into the other without any interruption or breach of Continuity. The Equation of C. in hydro-dynamics is an algebraical or symbolical statement of the fact that at any point of a fluid in motion the rate of diminution of the density bears to the density the same ratio that the rate of increase of the volume of an infinitely small portion bears to the volume of the portion at the same instant. Glossary of terms and phrases - Percy
  20. n. State of being continuous; uninterrupted connection; close union of parts; cohesion. Cabinet Dictionary
  21. Connection uninterrupted, cohesion; the texture or cohesion of the parts of an animal body. Complete Dictionary