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discontinuity

dis·con·ti·nu·i·ty

discontinuity

 
 
pronunciation:
dIs kan tih nu ih ti
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
inflections: discontinuities
definition 1: lack of coherence or continuity.
Since the paragraphs are not meaningfully connected, the paper suffers from discontinuity.
antonyms:
continuity
definition 2: an interruption or break; gap.
antonyms:
continuity
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