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continuation

noun [C or U] uk   /kənˌtɪn.juˈeɪ.ʃən/ (formal continuance,   /kənˈtɪn.ju.əns/   ) us  
the fact of continuing or a thing that continues or follows from something else: The continuation of the strike caused a lot of hardship. It's just a continuation of the bigger river, but with a different name.
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