continu

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin continuus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

continu (feminine contínua, masculine plural continus, feminine plural contínues)

  1. continuous

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Middle French continu, from Old French [Term?], from Latin continuus. Originally appearing in Dutch as an adverb.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌkɔn.tiˈny/
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  • Hyphenation: con‧ti‧nu
  • Rhymes: -y

Adverb[edit]

continu

  1. continuously

Adjective[edit]

continu (not comparable)

  1. continuous (without break, cessation, or interruption in time)

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of continu
uninflected continu
inflected continue
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial continu
indefinite m./f. sing. continue
n. sing. continu
plural continue
definite continue
partitive continu's

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Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: kontinu

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French continu, borrowed from Latin continuus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

continu (feminine singular continue, masculine plural continus, feminine plural continues)

  1. continuous, uninterrupted

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Attested at least as early as 1303, borrowed from Latin continuus.

Adjective[edit]

continu m (oblique and nominative feminine singular continue)

  1. continuous; without pauses or gaps
  2. (medicine, of a fever) steady; not variable

Descendants[edit]