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The only "spontaneously broken symmetry" that I can easily visualize, is cooling down a ferromagnetic material and having the spins randomly choose a direction to align. Since the choice is random, different regions will usually choose different directions, creating domains.

In theories where the vacuum spontaneously breaks a symmetry, are there also "domain walls" that form during non-equilibrium process of the symmetry breaking? What would these domains appear like, and can the theory be used to describe their evolution (or not really, since it wouldn't fit with our pertabative mathematical tools)?

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# Symmetry breaking domain walls

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