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Zelfstandig naamwoord
    • a continuous nonspatial whole or extent or succession in which no part or portion is distinct or distinguishable from adjacent parts




    1. There is no room for a vacuum in a continuum.
    2. The 22,21 to 24,00 GHz frequency range is also needed to measure spectral lines of ammonia and water as well as continuum observations for the radio astronomy service.
    3. Such an approach would make for more effective use of health information as patients move between a variety of healthcare providers, along the continuum of care, and receive whenever possible treatment, care and data in their own homes.
    4. reconstructing and rehabilitating, in the medium- and long-term, regions and countries affected by conflict, man-made and natural disasters, including support for mine-action, demobilisation and reintegration actions, while ensuring the continuum between relief, rehabilitation and development in accordance with Article 2(6), bearing in mind the competences of the Community and its Member States;
    5. HP considers that this market delineation is not relevant because: (i) prices are still falling, and customers compare not just the initial purchase price, but the total cost of ownership; (ii) with the emergence of distributed data-processing and scalable servers, customers can replace a higher-end server by clusters or networks of lower-end servers or scale up existing servers; (iii) customers can and do migrate within and between segments; (iv) specific processing tasks can be performed by various types of server; (v) security is available across all ranges of server, and reliability of mid-range or high-end servers can be met e.g. through redundancy in the design of server clusters and networks; (vi) there is supply-side substitutability between servers belonging to different price bands considering that most major manufacturers produce servers across all price bands; (vii) there are cases of new entry by manufacturers in the server market, which does not appear to be limited to a given price band; (viii) the presence of chains of substitution does not suggest a redefinition of the server market; (ix) any cut-off in the continuum of server characteristics and capabilities is arbitrary, as specific price bands appear not to reflect verifiable technical or commercial considerations.