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wormhole (plural wormholes)
- a hole burrowed by a worm
- (relativity) A hypothetical shortcut between two points in spacetime, permitting faster-than-light travel and sometimes time travel.
- (programming, slang) A location in a monitor program containing the address of a routine, allowing the user to substitute different functionality.
- (a spacetime construct): Einstein-Rosen bridge
a hole burrowed by a worm
a shortcut between distant parts of space
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