space-time: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (spās'tīm'), [key]
- Also calledthe four-dimensional continuum, having three spatial coordinates and one temporal coordinate, in which all physical quantities may be located.
- the physical reality that exists within this four-dimensional continuum.
- of, pertaining to, or noting a system with three spatial coordinates and one temporal coordinate.
- noting, pertaining to, or involving both space and time: a space-time problem.
- space-time (Thesaurus)