- a supplement to a publication previously issued.
- a work published in continuance of a monograph, serial, or series.
- continuation school,
Origin of continuation
Examples from the Web for continuation
Were there ever plans for a sequel to Scissorhands, or a continuation of that story?Tim Burton Talks ‘Big Eyes,’ His Taste For the Macabre, and the ‘Beetlejuice’ Sequel|Marlow Stern|December 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This obsession with food choice often leads people to cut out the wrong ones, proliferating the continuation of new diets.
The eight compositions on display at the Sears-Peyton Gallery are a continuation of a body of work.In ‘Lost at Sea’ Exhibition, Celia Gerard’s Sculpture Turns to Drawing|Justin Jones|January 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But will future systems see the continuation of the online pass?An Obituary For the Online Pass: Why You Can’t Charge Us Extra For Used Video Games|Alec Kubas-Meyer|November 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Going forward, Republicans are hoping they can use the continuation of sequestration as leverage in future budget showdowns.
A continuation of set assignments in most textbooks would dampen the ardor of pupils generally.Adequate Preparation for the Teacher of Biological Sciences in Secondary Schools|James Daley McDonald
During the continuation of the Corn Laws the farmers have suffered the greatest privations.A Short History of English Agriculture|W. H. R. Curtler
But this continuation is hardly worthy to be counted among the works of Richardson.
Our fathers abolished the slave-trade, but permitted the continuation of domestic slavery.Aunt Phillis's Cabin|Mary H. Eastman
The sacrifice would have gone straight to her heart, and would have made the continuation of his love possible.'Her Royal Highness Woman|Max O'Rell
late 14c., from Old French continuation (13c.), or directly from Latin continuationem (nominative continuatio), noun of action from continuat-, past participle stem of continuare (see continue).