Continence Definition

kŏntə-nəns
noun
Self-restraint; moderation.
Webster's New World
Voluntary control over urinary and fecal discharge.
American Heritage Medicine
Self-restraint in, esp. total abstinence from, sexual activity.
Webster's New World

Uninterrupted course; continuity.

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Origin of Continence

  • Dated from the 14th Century CE; from Old French continence, from Latin continentia (“a repression”).

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