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An imaginary or hypothetical distortion of space–time that enables space travellers to travel faster than light or otherwise make journeys contrary to the laws of physics.
- ‘An image of an old man, around 70 years old, appeared through the space warp, wearing an emerald cloak stretching farther beyond his ankles.’
- ‘There can be no connection between universes, no wormholes or space warps created by spinning black holes.’
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.