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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A standard or typical example; The generally accepted perspective of a particular discipline at a given time;

Usage examples (39)
  • Nature teaches quiet lessons to the gardener who chooses to live within the paradigm of the garden.
  • He framed the problem within the psychoanalytic paradigm
  • The term paradigm, however, is useful, like a Swiss Army Knife.
  • Now, the term paradigm shift is used to suggest the groundbreaking importance of statements such as this: for more
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