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discontinu1

Feminine form: discontinue

Eng    discontinuous1, discrete

adj

Synonym(s): discret

Antonym(s): continu1

Related term(s): dénombrable, discontinuité

Source(s): Arrivé etal. 1986: 233; Creissels 1991: 293 (séquence discontinu); Greimas & Courtés 1979: 101-102 (aussi "discontinu (n.)"); Greimas & Courtés 1986: 68-69 (discontinu vs. discret); Martinet 1955: 163-164 (unité discontinue); Neveu 2004: 107; Pollock 1997: 71

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