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entanglement

[in′taŋ·gəl·mənt]
(ordnance)
An obstacle, such as barbed wire, that is utilized to stop or hamper the forward movement of troops.
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To test the entangled photons, the team came up with an approach - called quantum teleportation - which helped them study quantum entanglement even in high-loss systems.
So despite the fact that entanglement goes against classical intuition, entanglement must be an inevitable feature of not only quantum theory but also any non-classical theory, even those that are yet to be developed.
Not only was the group able to accomplish the latter; it also set the record for the longest distance for which entanglement has been measured, the report said.
Two Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution engineers have invented a lobster trap device that they say would help whales avert entanglements and, at the same time, might allow currently restricted waters to be safely reopened for lobster fishing.
Quantum particles' weird properties make quantum communication possible: The particles can be in two places at once, or have their properties linked through quantum entanglement.
The 500kg satellite contains a quantum key communicator, quantum entanglement emitter, entanglement source, processing unit, and a laser communicator.
Entanglement came to an end in 1945 because the Cold War shifted the world order against which Indians and Germans had been struggling (289).
A government committee is working to resolve indebtedness entanglement between the ministries of investment, finance, oil, and electricity which is estimated at EGP20bn, stated El-Araby during a press conference at the Ministry of Planning on Tuesday, adding that the resolution of entanglements between various executive bodies will improve the management of state assets.
The singing star admitted that it was the physical phenomenon of quantum entanglement which inspired her latest music.
The key insight from quantum mechanics is the existence of 'spooky' quantum entanglement across a black hole's event horizon.
Especially as this one could prove to be the longest-running entanglement of them all?