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discontinuous

/dis·con·tin·u·ous/ (dis″kon-tin´u-us)
1. interrupted; intermittent; marked by breaks.
2. discrete; separate.
3. lacking logical order or coherence.
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Perna viridis appears to be distributed discontinuously between Georgia and its current reported southern limit of the Indian River Lagoon (Sebastian Inlet, Table 2), but this may be a sampling artifact.
TABLE 26 APPLICATIONS FOR DISCONTINUOUSLY REINFORCED
Public transit CNPE officials of Beleville, 2 type of service, continuous (3 * 8) and discontinuous on regular lines: - 2 lines continuously, and Briare Boulleret- 4 lines discontinuously Briare, Boulleret, and Cosnes Chatillon and optional special transport (seminar, visit) and the PUI (map intern emergency evacuation site for example).
The Anna Lake Deposit is located along the southern edge of a 12 kilometer structural corridor that runs through the Bayswater claims and where repetition of the Post Hill Group mineralized sequence has been confirmed discontinuously along the length of the trend.
At a critical value of equity, the regulatory constraint becomes nonbinding, as in Figure 4, and the premium drops discontinuously.
A third implication that emerges is that emphasizing efficiency may enhance performance in discontinuously changing contexts.
These footprint-bearing sediments appear discontinuously over a distance of c.
For regressions including persons discontinuously enrolled in 1993 expenditures were inflated by 12/(number of months enrolled) and each observation was weighted by the proportion of the year the person was in the sample.
These new processes - as far as they have been made known and published - as a rule turn away from today's discontinuously working machines which have remained almost unchanged for many years, tending to smaller, more flexible units and emphasize continuous production processes.
The bisphosphonate ibandronate, given daily as well as discontinuously, decreases bone resorption and increases calcium retention as assessed by 45Ca kinetics in the intact rat.
The subepithelial collagen band was discontinuously present in only 1 of the 6 mucosal fragments, involving 30% of the biopsy length.
For sufficiently high values of C, there are no solutions for the efficiency wage model while the Demsetz model switches discontinuously to a corner solution with zero risk (because of zero risky lending).