hyperspace

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n hyperspace hī"pẽr*spās (Geom) A mathematical space having more than three dimensions. It is a mathematical construct and is not intended to represent the structure of the common physical space in which matter exists.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n hyperspace A space of more than three dimensions.
    • n hyperspace Non-Euclidean space.
    • hyperspace Pertaining to either genus of hyperspace, n-dimensional or non-Euclidean.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Pref. hyper-, + space,

Usage

In literature:

Hyperspace with leaky screens was nothing to inflict upon an unprepared mind.
"The Lani People" by J. F. Bone
Slowly Jack and Tiger got used to the peculiarities of popping in and out of hyperspace.
"Star Surgeon" by Alan Nourse
Well, call it three; everything speeds up about double in hyperspace.
"Four-Day Planet" by Henry Beam Piper
Conn sat and doodled with his six-color pen, mostly spherical hyperspace ships.
"The Cosmic Computer" by Henry Beam Piper
There's very little work aboard ship in hyperspace; boredom is the worst enemy.
"Space Viking" by Henry Beam Piper
We will then be enclosed in what might be called a hyperspace of our own making.
"Islands of Space" by John W Campbell
He went to George Ord and asked him if it would be possible to build a hyperspace transmitter with the materials they had.
"Space Prison" by Tom Godwin
It would be sent via Hyperspace Communications from the city and would span the hundred light-years within seconds.
"--And Devious the Line of Duty" by Tom Godwin
Faster than light; hyperspace, sir.
"Masters of Space" by Edward Elmer Smith
Not long afterward, he was far enough from the planet to make the transition to hyperspace, and did so.
"Ambush" by Ann Wilson
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In news:

Asus plans to incorporate the Phoenix Technologies HyperSpace pre-boot environment into its next-generation notebooks, the company said Tuesday.
Asus did not specify which notebooks will receive the HyperSpace treatment.
HyperSpace 's secure embedded platform will let your basic applications fire up instantly.
We got our own brand of hyperspace.
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In science:

Kuchaˇr, “Dynamics of tensor fields in hyperspace.
Dirac Constraint Quantization of a Dilatonic Model of Gravitational Collapse
Hill-Wheeler integral; iii) search for the global minimum of the functional fE ({ni ; ai , bi , ci}) for the total energy of the nucleus in the hyperspace of variational parameters {ai , bi , ci} has been performed.
What evidences the mass distribution in halo nucleus?
Przymusi´nsk [308]) If F [X ] is the Pixley-Roy hyperspace over X , then is F [X ] strongly zero-dimensional? Yes, if the hyperspace is normal. E7. (K.
Problems from Topology Proceedings
West [380]) In general, given a compact Lie group, give conditions on G actions on manifolds, ANRs, Peano continua, or any other class of spaces which ensure that the induced G actions on hyperspaces are conjugate.
Problems from Topology Proceedings
Products, hyperspaces, and similar constructions P1. (S.
Problems from Topology Proceedings
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