Associations to the word «Continuum»
CONTINUUM, noun. A continuous series or whole, no part of which is noticeably different from its adjacent parts, although the ends or extremes of it are very different from each other.
CONTINUUM, noun. A continuous extent.
CONTINUUM, noun. (mathematics) The set of all real numbers and, more generally, a compact connected metric space.
CONTINUUM, noun. (musical instruments) A touch-sensitive strip, similar to an electronic standard musical keyboard, except that the note steps are 1⁄100 of a semitone, and so are not separately marked.
CONTINUUM HYPOTHESIS, noun. (set theory) The hypothesis which states that any infinite subset of ℝ must have the cardinality of either the set of natural numbers or of ℝ itself.
CONTINUUM THEORY, noun. (topology) The branch of topology devoted to the study of continua, a type of metric space.
CONTINUUM, noun. A continuous nonspatial whole or extent or succession in which no part or portion is distinct or distinguishable from adjacent parts.
The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.