Definition of continuance noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    continuance

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    noun
    NAmE//kənˈtɪnyuəns//
     
     
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  1. 1[uncountable] (formal) the state of continuing to exist or function We can no longer support the President's continuance in office.
  2. 2 [countable] (law) a decision that a court case should be heard later The judge refused his motion for a continuance.
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