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continuate

[ kuhn-tin-yoo-eyt ]
/ kənˈtɪn yuˌeɪt /
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adjective Obsolete.
continuing; uninterrupted.
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Origin of continuate

1375–1425; late Middle English <Latin continuātus, past participle of continuāre to continue; see -ate1

OTHER WORDS FROM continuate

con·tin·u·ate·ly, adverbcon·tin·u·ate·ness, noun
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