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quantum entanglement

[‚kwän·təm in′taŋ·gəl·mənt]
(quantum mechanics)
The property of two particles with a common origin whereby a measurement on one of the particles determines not only its quantum state but the quantum state of the other particle as well.
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Applying the technique would center around adjusting the timing of laser light pulses, turning the lasers on and off in particular patterns and rhythms to quick-change the suspended atoms into a coherent entangled system.
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But if that photon has an entangled partner, then it becomes impossible to calculate the probabilities for one photon or the other.
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Led by a team at the Georgia Institute of Technology, researchers will look at three approaches for producing entangled quantum memories that could allow for long-distance transmission of secure information.
Horrified TV viewers in New Zealand watched as the aircraft's rotor blades became entangled in cables on Auckland's waterfront yesterday.
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Coastguards say they got reports yesterday morning that the whale had become entangled in lobster pots on the north east side of Shetland.