What are continuous?

  • (adj): Of a function or curve; extending without break or irregularity.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on continuous:

Continuous Flash Suppression
... A powerful variant of flash suppression is continuous flash suppression, originally reported by Nao Tsuchiya and Christof Koch (2004) (See also Tsuchiya and Koch (2005 ... Continuous flash suppression is a useful method for psychologists and neuroscientists interested in studying the mechanisms of conscious and nonconscious visual processing ... salient images invisible have their own shortcomings and advantages (Kim Blake 2005), continuous flash suppression has a number of advantages for wiping images from ...
Elliptic Boundary Value Problem - Weak or Variational Formulation - Continuous and Coercive Bilinear Forms
... the purpose of this article, we will assume that is continuously differentiable on for is continuous on for is continuous on and is bounded ... The reader may verify that the map is furthermore bilinear and continuous, and that the map is linear in, and continuous if (for instance) is square integrable ...
Realcompact Space - Properties
... for the uniform structure generated by the continuous real-valued functions (Gillman, Jerison, p ... Write C(X) for the ring of continuous functions on a topological space X ... If Y is a real compact space, then ring homomorphisms from C(Y) to C(X) correspond to continuous maps from X to Y ...
Continuous Data Protection - Continuous Vs Near Continuous
... Some solutions which are marketed as continuous data protection may only allow restores at fixed intervals such as 1 hour, or 24 hours ... Such schemes are not universally recognized as true continuous data protection, as they do not provide the ability to restore to any point in time ... The latter is sometimes called near continuous backup ...
Continuous Ministry
... The Continuous Ministry or Continuous Cabinet was an informal designation for two nineteenth century colonial governments The Continuous Ministry of Queensland, from 1890 to 1899 ... The Continuous Ministry of New Zealand, in 1876, from 1880 to 1883 and 1887 to 1890 ...

More definitions of "continuous":

  • (adj): Continuing in time or space without interruption.
    Example: "A continuous rearrangement of electrons in the solar atoms results in the emission of light"- James Jeans; "a continuous bout of illness lasting six months"; "lived in continuous fear"; "a continuous row of warehouses"; "a continuous line has no gaps or breaks in it"
    Synonyms: uninterrupted

Famous quotes containing the word continuous:

    For Lawrence, existence was one continuous convalescence; it was as though he were newly reborn from a mortal illness every day of his life. What these convalescent eyes saw, his most casual speech would reveal.
    Aldous Huxley (1894–1963)

    There is no such thing as a life of passion any more than a continuous earthquake, or an eternal fever. Besides, who would ever shave themselves in such a state?
    George Gordon Noel Byron (1788–1824)

    The habit of common and continuous speech is a symptom of mental deficiency. It proceeds from not knowing what is going on in other people’s minds.
    Walter Bagehot (1826–1877)