paradigm shift Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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paradigm shiftnoun [C]

uk   us   formal
a ​time when the ​usual and ​accepted way of doing or ​thinking about something ​changescompletely
(Definition of paradigm shift from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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paradigm shiftnoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​situation in which the usual and ​accepted way of doing or ​thinking about something ​changes completely: The widespread use of ​socialmediarepresents a ​paradigmshift in the way we communicate.
(Definition of paradigm shift from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “paradigm shift”
in Chinese (Simplified) 行为(或思维)方式的改变…
in Chinese (Traditional) 行為(或思維)方式的改變,範式轉移…
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