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Noun: teleportation  ,te-li,por'tey-shun or ,te-li-pu(r)'tey-shun
  1. (science fiction) a hypothetical mode of instantaneous transportation; matter is dematerialized at one place and recreated at another

Derived forms: teleportations

Type of: conveyance, transfer, transferral, transport, transportation

Encyclopedia: Teleportation