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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A time of great change. Also: The action of turning or spinning on an axis; rotation.

Usage examples (35)
  • The invention of the telephone caused a revolution in communication.
  • The industrial revolution was also a cultural revolution
  • The revolution of the earth about the sun takes one year
  • While this narrative is appealing and might eventually have validity, the term revolution is not yet appropriate; this is still for more
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