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continuation

 
Noun continuation has 4 senses
  1. continuance, continuation - the act of continuing an activity without interruption
    --1 is a kind of activity
    Antonyms: discontinuance, discontinuation
    --1 has particulars:
     prolongation, protraction, perpetuation, lengthening; repetition, repeating; perseverance, persistence, perseveration; abidance; pursuance, prosecution; survival
    Derived forms: verb continue6, verb continue7, verb continue1, verb continue4, verb continue2
  2. sequel, continuation - a part added to a book or play that continues and extends it
    --2 is a kind of addendum, supplement, postscript
  3. good continuation, continuation, law of continuation - a Gestalt principle of organization holding that there is an innate tendence to perceive a line as continuing its established direction
    --3 is a kind of Gestalt law of organization, Gestalt principle of organization
  4. lengthiness, prolongation, continuation, protraction - the consequence of being lengthened in duration
    --4 is a kind of duration, length
    Derived forms: verb continue2, verb continue7, verb continue8, verb continue1, verb continue5, verb continue9
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