As nouns the difference between continuity and gaplessness
is that continuity
is lack of interruption or disconnection; the quality of being continuous in space or time while gaplessness
is lack of gaps; continuity.
Lack of interruption or disconnection; the quality of being continuous in space or time.
(uncountable, mathematics) A characteristic property of a continuous function.
A narrative device in episodic fiction where previous and/or future events in a story series are accounted for in present stories.
- Considerable continuity of attention is needed to read German philosophy.
, date=April 29
, author=Nathan Rabin
, title=TV: Review: THE SIMPSONS (CLASSIC): “Treehouse of Horror III” (season 4, episode 5; originally aired 10/29/1992)
, passage=In “Treehouse Of Horror” episodes, the rules aren’t just different—they don’t even exist. If writers want Homer to kill Flanders or for a segment to end with a marriage between a woman and a giant ape, they can do so without worrying about continuity
or consistency or fans griping that the gang is behaving out of character.}}
* sequential continuity
* uniform continuity
Lack of gaps; continuity.