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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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But Greenberg saw Modernism as a totality, sufficiently discontinuous with what came before to require a special account, and he was systematic enough to realize that "almost the whole of what is truly alive in our culture" had to be explained with reference to the same factors.
A manually operated, discontinuous screen changer is used on the line.
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