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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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Intracerebral hemorrhage after dural puncture and epidural blood patch: nonpostural and noncontinuous headache.
appropriate noncontinuous monitoring system, as well as various tasks
It takes volume-changing motion (corresponding to displacement motion) in the form of noncontinuous motion (corresponding to continuous motion).
For the same reason, we excluded beneficiaries with noncontinuous coverage for Medicare Part A and B.
CF was used to dissolve the polymer, but it has low dielectric constant and boiling point resulting in fast polymer crystallization, giving origin to needle obstruction and noncontinuous electrospun polymer processing.
In this maquette aluminum pipes with modulus 10, 15, 20 cm play the role of the components of the noncontinuous compressive.
Interrupting the child's hand motion by means of noncontinuous editing techniques, the artist makes this coiled shape spasmodically increase and decrease in amplitude, appear and disappear at various points of execution.
To detect and correct these safety issues in real time, the odorization industry will likely need to cut dependence on human sniff testing because of its labor-intensive nature, noncontinuous data and subjective human error.
A final reason for which we may observe Medicaid beneficiaries with high burden levels could be due to noncontinuous Medicaid coverage during the year.
Jungck: Common fixed points for noncontinuous nonself maps on a nonnumeric space, Far East J.
Although in some areas, these interstitial Cajal-like cells were observed to have basal lamina like homogenous and noncontinuous extracellular substance deposition, it was realized that these cells generally do not have a distinct basal lamina similar with the fibroblasts (Fig.
Jungck, fixed points for noncontinuous nonself maps on nonmetric spaces, Far East J.