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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “quantum leap”

quantum leap

noun [C usually singular]
 
 
a great improvement or important development in something
飞跃,重大进展
The appointment of a female director is a quantum leap for women's equality.
任命一名女局长从男女平等方面来说是个大飞跃。
Success and achievementsHigher and lower points of achievementFailures
(Definition of quantum leap from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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