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Definition 1: the act of continuing an activity without interruption - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for continuation in the sense of this definition

(continuation is a kind of ...) any specific behavior

"they avoided all recreational activity"

(... is a kind of continuation ) the act of prolonging something

"there was an indefinite prolongation of the peace talks"

(... is a kind of continuation ) the act of doing or performing again

(... is a kind of continuation ) the act of persisting or persevering; continuing or repeating behavior

"his perseveration continued to the point where it was no longer appropriate"

(... is a kind of continuation ) the act of abiding (enduring without yielding)

(... is a kind of continuation ) the continuance of something begun with a view to its completion

(... is a kind of continuation ) something that survives

Definition 2: the consequence of being lengthened in duration - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for continuation in the sense of this definition

(continuation is a kind of ...) continuance in time

"the ceremony was of short duration" "he complained about the length of time required"

(... is a kind of continuation ) (music) a prolongation of unspecified length on a note or chord or rest

Definition 3: a Gestalt principle of organization holding that there is an innate tendency to perceive a line as continuing its established direction - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for continuation in the sense of this definition

(continuation is a kind of ...) a principle of Gestalt psychology that identifies factors leading to particular forms of perceptual organization

Definition 4: a part added to a book or play that continues and extends it - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for continuation in the sense of this definition

(continuation is a kind of ...) textual matter that is added onto a publication; usually at the end

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