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hyperspace

[ hahy-per-speys ]
/ ˈhaɪ pərˌspeɪs /
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noun Mathematics.
a Euclidean space of dimension greater than three.
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Origin of hyperspace

First recorded in 1865–70; hyper- + space

OTHER WORDS FROM hyperspace

hy·per·spa·tial [hahy-per-spey-shuhl], /ˌhaɪ pərˈspeɪ ʃəl/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for hyperspace

hyperspace
/ (ˌhaɪpəˈspeɪs) /

noun
maths space having more than three dimensions: often used to describe a multi-dimensional environment
(in science fiction) a theoretical dimension within which conventional space-time relationship does not apply

Derived forms of hyperspace

hyperspatial (ˌhaɪpəˈspeɪʃəl), adjective
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