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  1. cavorite(Noun)

    A hypothetical substance with anti-gravity effects.

  2. Origin: First used in 1901 in The First Men in the Moon by H. G. Wells. It was named after the fictional Dr. Cavor. The initial use was capitalized, but later authors borrowing the concept sometimes changed it to lowercase.


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