continuance

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EtymologyEdit

From Old French continuance, from continuer.

NounEdit

continuance (countable and uncountable, plural continuances)

  1. (uncountable) The action of continuing.
  2. (countable, law) An order issued by a court granting a postponement of a legal proceeding for a set period.

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