Taub NUT space

Taub NUT space

[¦tau̇b ′nət ‚spās]
(relativity)
An exact homogeneous, aniso-tropic solution of Einstein's equations of general relativity that contains many of the pathologies (such as closed timelike lines) possible in a space-time.
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