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wormhole

1. a hole made by a worm in timber, plants, etc.
2. Physics a tunnel in the geometry of space--time postulated to connect different parts of the universe

wormhole

(werm -hohl) A theoretical object bridging two regions of spacetime. See also white hole.

wormhole, bore hole

A hole or tunnel of any size in wood caused by worms.

wormhole

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In cyber security, the term wormhole was recently adopted [HU03] to describe an attack on Mobile Ad-hoc Network (MANET) routing protocols in which colluding nodes create the illusion that two remote regions of a MANET are directly connected through nodes that appear to be neighbors, but are actually distant from one another.
It was like being in a waterfall apu gupta ON FALLING INTO WORMHOLE IN GALWAY LAST WEEK
The wormhole cave consists of a narrow tunnel on Buckley a north-south axis which opens out into a main cavern containing a well, and a bricked-up tunnel on the east wall.
In fact, Chris Nolan points to the "it was us all along" suggestion when he revealed that it was in fact Cooper who shook Amelia's hand the first time they went into the wormhole.
A typical wormhole attack includes two strategically placed adversary nodes at different ends of a network and connected with a less latency wired or wireless link compared to default links used in the network.
He's at it again for a second season of "Through the Wormhole," which premieres Wednesday at 10 pm EDT on cable's Science channel.
In general, an ordinary star and one containing a wormhole would look the same to a distant observer.
Johnny Turnbull (JT) and his friends are on their way to Orbis 3 when they are attacked by wormhole pirates and JT receives a cryptic message.
GUITAR god Joe Satriani, (pictured) whose new album Black Swans and Wormhole Wizards is released on October 4, is flying over for a short tie-in tour that will feature a Birmingham Symphony Hall date on Saturday, October 23.
Could our universe be located within the interior of a wormhole which itself is part of a black hole that lies within a much larger universe?
Performing circus chimp Ham III (voiced by Andy Samberg), grandson of the very first primate in space, is recruited by NASA as part of a high profile campaign to retrieve the missing Infinity Space Probe, which has been sucked through a wormhole onto the other side of the galaxy.
Emerging through the wormhole, Ham, Titan and Luna crash-land on the planet of Malgor where the megalomaniacal Zartog is exploiting the Infinity Space Probe to enslave the rest of the population.