discontinuity

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /dɪsˌkɒntɪnˈjuɪti/

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discontinuity (usually uncountable, plural discontinuities)

  1. a lack of continuity, regularity or sequence; a break or gap
  2. (geology) a subterranean interface at which seismic velocities change
  3. (mathematics) a point in the range of a function at which it is undefined or not continuous

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