continuation: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (kun-tin"y-ā'shun), [key]
— n.
  1. the act or state of continuing; the state of being continued.
  2. extension or carrying on to a further point: to request the continuation of a loan.
  3. something that continues some preceding thing by being of the same kind or having a similar content: Today's weather will be a continuation of yesterday's.
    1. a supplement to a publication previously issued.
    2. a work published in continuance of a monograph, serial, or series.
  4. contango.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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