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English definition of “wormhole”

wormhole

noun [C] uk   /ˈwɜːm.həʊl/ us    /ˈwɝːm.hoʊl/

wormhole noun [C] (SMALL HOLE)

a hole made by a worm, sometimes found in furniture, fruit, or the groundPlant pathologyHoles, hollows and dips

wormhole noun [C] (PHYSICS)

specialized physics a special type of structure that some scientists think might exist, connecting parts of space and time that are not usually connectedParticular theories and concepts in physics
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