teleportation

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noun tele·por·ta·tion \ˌte-lə-ˌpȯr-ˈtā-shən, -pər-\

Definition of teleportation

  1. 1 :  the act or process of moving an object or person by psychokinesis

  2. 2 in fiction :  instantaeous travel between two locations without crossing the intervening space

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Origin and Etymology of teleportation

tele- + transportation



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