transposition field

6 examples (0.03 sec)
  • They all entered the dome, and the operator put on the transposition field. Cited from Time Crime, by H. Beam Piper
  • The transposition would take half an hour; that seemed to be the time needed to build up and collapse the transposition field, regardless of the paratemporal distance covered. Cited from Time Crime, by H. Beam Piper
  • Immediately, the paratemporal-transposition field went on with a humming sound that mounted to a high scream, then settled to a steady drone. Cited from Temple Trouble, by Henry Beam Piper
  • In theory, the Ghaldron-Hesthor paratemporal transposition field was uninfluenced by material objects outside it. Cited from Time Crime, by H. Beam Piper
  • There's only one way they could have gotten here, and that's the way we did -- in a Ghaldron-Hesthor paratemporal transposition field. Cited from Time Crime, by H. Beam Piper
  • Shoving in the starting lever, he relaxed in one of the chairs, waiting for the transposition field to build up around him, and fell asleep before the mesh dome of the conveyer had vanished. Cited from Time Crime, by H. Beam Piper