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continuum

(botany) vegetation which grades from one type to another with no clear-cut ending or beginning of one and the next.
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With an incessant hum of voices the crowd advanced to the table.
(I pass over the incessant bickerings between the Professors) occurred this evening, and might have had a tragic ending.
All day amid that incessant and mysterious menace our two Professors watched every bird upon the wing, and every shrub upon the bank, with many a sharp wordy contention, when the snarl of Summerlee came quick upon the deep growl of Challenger, but with no more sense of danger and no more reference to drum-beating Indians than if they were seated together in the smoking-room of the Royal Society's Club in St.
"My bliss is not incessant, for I must gallop home.
At length, by dint of much wriggling, and loud and incessant expostulations upon the unbecomingness of his hugging a fellow male in that matrimonial sort of style,
The ship was talking, as sailors say, loudly, treading the innumerable ripples with an incessant weltering splash; and until I got my eye above the window-sill I could not comprehend why the watchmen had taken no alarm.
Elizabeth would not oppose such and injunction-- and a moment's consideration making her also sensible that it would be wisest to get it over as soon and as quietly as possible, she sat down again and tried to conceal, by incessant employment the feelings which were divided between distress and diversion.
The living in incessant noise was, to a frame and temper delicate and nervous like Fanny's, an evil which no superadded elegance or harmony could have entirely atoned for.
As for the cardinal, who was lying on his bed with a weary and careworn face, his cards were held by the Comtesse de Soissons, and he watched them with an incessant look of interest and cupidity.
The rains for five months, from the middle of October to the middle of March, are almost incessant, and often accompanied by tremendous thunder and lightning.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Sept 6 (ANI): In view of the incessant and heavy rainfall, Air India flights from Mumbai have been delayed.
NEW DELHI, Aug 12 (KUNA) -- Death toll of devastating Indian floods and landslides caused by incessant rains crossed 206 on Monday, reports said.