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continuationnoun [C or U]

uk   /kənˌtɪn.juˈeɪ.ʃən/  us   /kənˌtɪn.juˈeɪ.ʃən/ (formal continuance, uk   /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.
(Definition of continuation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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continuationnoun [C/U]

 us   /kənˌtɪn·juˈeɪ·ʃən/
something that is connected to something else, or the state of being continued: [C] It’s really just a continuation of the same street but called by a different name.
(Definition of continuation from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “continuation”
in Arabic اسْتِمْرار…
in Korean 연속, 지속…
in Portuguese continuação…
in Catalan continuació…
in Japanese 続き, 継続…
in Chinese (Simplified) 继续, 持续, 延续…
in Turkish devam, uzantı, devamlılık…
in Russian возобновление, продолжение…
in Chinese (Traditional) 繼續, 持續, 延續…
in Italian continuazione…
in Polish kontynuacja…
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