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Dictionary entry overview: What does continuum mean?
• CONTINUUM (noun)
The noun CONTINUUM has 1 sense:
1. a continuous nonspatial whole or extent or succession in which no part or portion is distinct of distinguishable from adjacent parts
Familiarity information: CONTINUUM used as a noun is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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A continuous nonspatial whole or extent or succession in which no part or portion is distinct of distinguishable from adjacent parts
Nouns denoting time and temporal relations
Hypernyms ("continuum" is a kind of...):
time (the continuum of experience in which events pass from the future through the present to the past)
Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "continuum"):
history (the continuum of events occurring in succession leading from the past to the present and even into the future)
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