Continuous

Definition of Continuous

Con`tin´u`ous
a.1.Without break, cessation, or interruption; without intervening space or time; uninterrupted; unbroken; continual; unceasing; constant; continued; protracted; extended; as, a continuous line of railroad; a continuous current of electricity.
he can hear its continuous murmur.
- Longfellow.
2.(Bot.) Not deviating or varying from uninformity; not interrupted; not joined or articulated.
Continuous brake
(Railroad) a brake which is attached to each car a train, and can be caused to operate in all the cars simultaneously from a point on any car or on the engine.
Continuous impost
See Impost.

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