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chaos theorynoun [U]

uk   /ˈkeɪ.ɒs ˌθɪə.ri/  us   /ˈkeɪ.ɑːs ˌθɪr.i/
a scientific theory about situations that obey particular laws but appear to have little or no order: A frequent metaphor for one aspect of chaos theory is called the Butterfly Effect - butterflies flapping their wings in the Amazon affect the weather in Chicago.
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in Chinese (Simplified) 混沌理论…
in Chinese (Traditional) 混沌理論…
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