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wormholenoun [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 ​ground
  • wormhole noun [C] (PHYSICS)

specialized physics a ​specialtype of ​structure that some ​scientiststhink might ​exist, ​connectingparts of ​space and ​time that are not usually ​connected
(Definition of wormhole from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wormhole”
in Chinese (Simplified) 小洞, 蛀洞, 蛀孔…
in Chinese (Traditional) 小洞, 蛀洞, 蛀孔…
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