Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    Uninterrupted; unbroken ; not intermittent or occasional; so persistently repeated at short intervals as to constitute virtually an unbroken series. Black v. Canal Co.., 22 N. J. Eq. 402; Hofer's Appcal, 116 Pa. 360, 9 Atl. 441; Ingraham v. Hough, 46 N. C. 43.
    —Continuous adverse use. Is interchangeable with the term "uninterrupted adverse use." Davidson v. Nicholson, 59 Ind. 411.
    —Continuous injury. One recurring at repeated intervals, so as to be of repeated occurrence; not necessarily an injury that never ceases. Wood v. Sutcliffe, 8 Eng. Law & Eq. 2l7. As to continuous "Crime" and "Easements," see those titles.