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King James Dictionary [1]

Continued, pp.

1. Drawn out protracted produced extended in length extended without interruption. 2. a. Extended in time without intermission proceeding without cessation unceasing as a continued fever, which abates but never entirely intermits. A continued base is performed through the whole piece.

Continued proportion, in arithmetic, is where the consequent of the first ratio is the same with the antecedent of the second, as 4 : 8 : : 8 : 16, in contradistinction from discrete proportion.

Webster's Dictionary [2]

(1): (imp. & p. p.) of Continue

(2): (p. p. & a.) Having extension of time, space, order of events, exertion of energy, etc.; extended; protracted; uninterrupted; also, resumed after interruption; extending through a succession of issues, session, etc.; as, a continued story.