Definition of “continuation” - English Dictionary

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“continuation” in British English

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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)

“continuation” in American English

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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)