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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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De Spiegeleer and Schoutens (2012) [11] approximate the event breaching noncontinuously observable accounting trigger level by an event where continuously observable stock price process falls under an implied stock price barrier and they model the issuing firm's stock price process as a geometric Brownian motion and derive closed-form expression for CoCos price.
While many control mechanisms implemented by totalitarian and authoritarian regimes are still in place to block the creation, sharing, or retrieval of "sensitive information" (Taubman, 1998), some online platforms have demonstrated an ability to circumvent such controls, even if only briefly and noncontinuously (Groshek, 2010).
Separate sensitivity analyses of the noncontinuously eligible population revealed similar levels of psychotropic medication use and trajectories of prescribing over the period (data available in Appendix).