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continuity
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

2 uses
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Definition
consistency or lacking interruption
  • But, my dear Mercy, it snaps the continuity of existence.
    5 — The Woman Pays (51% in)
  • It intensified her consciousness of error to a practical despair; the break of continuity between her earlier and present existence, which she had hoped for, had not, after all, taken place.
    6 — The Convert (3% in)

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