many-worlds interpretation

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many-worlds interpretation

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(Atomic Physics) an interpretation of quantum mechanics based on the idea that every possible event exists in its own world
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Saunders and I both appeal, in our writings, to the analogy between the impact of the Everett interpretation of quantum mechanics on our concept of reality, and that of the 'block universe' interpretation of relativity on our common-sense concept of time.