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noncontinuous

(ˌnɒnkənˈtɪnjʊəs)
adj
not continuous; interrupted
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Adj.1.noncontinuous - not continuing without interruption in time or space; "discontinuous applause"; "the landscape was a discontinuous mosaic of fields and forest areas"; "he received a somewhat haphazard and discontinuous schooling"
broken - not continuous in space, time, or sequence or varying abruptly; "broken lines of defense"; "a broken cable transmission"; "broken sleep"; "tear off the stub above the broken line"; "a broken note"; "broken sobs"
sporadic - recurring in scattered and irregular or unpredictable instances; "a city subjected to sporadic bombing raids"
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The role of frustrative nonreward in noncontinuous reward situation.
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Briefly, the ahistoricists advocate abandoning what they see as the inevitably teleological project of history, instead construing temporality as "asynchronic, noncontinuous, and nonidentical" (69).
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Despite the many advantages presented by DEP-based enrichment methods, there are also some limitations, such as low sample volumes that are processed in a noncontinuous manner (Table 1).
Loop analysis denotes a lumped element method (LEM), in which the field calculated distribution is rough and noncontinuous, while this method is concise in structure, easily deducing an analytical solution, since only algebraic equations are resolved.