many-worlds interpretation

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many-worlds interpretation

n
(Atomic Physics) an interpretation of quantum mechanics based on the idea that every possible event exists in its own world
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A unique and wonderful night that covered all sorts of science including the many-worlds theory which says there are infinite universes where every possible outcome is played out.
A bizarre explanation is the many-worlds theory that suggests that all possibilities are realized and we just happen to live in one of the resulting multiverses.