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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
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wormhole(werm -hohl) A theoretical object bridging two regions of spacetime. See also white hole.
Collins Dictionary of Astronomy © Market House Books Ltd, 2006
wormhole, bore hole
A hole or tunnel of any size in wood caused by worms.
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