a dramatic change in the paradigm of a scientific community, or a change from one scientific to another.
a significant change in the paradigm of any discipline or group:
Putting skilled, tenured teachers in failing schools would cause a paradigm shift in teaching and education.
a radical change in underlying beliefs or theory
acceptance by a majority of a changed belief, attitude, or way of doing things
- Paradigms of ai programming
A book by Peter Norvig with Scheme and Prolog interpreters and compilers in Common Lisp. (ftp://Unix.sri.com/pub/norvig/). [“Paradigms of AI Programming”, Peter Norvig].
[puh-reyd] /pəˈreɪd/ noun 1. a large public procession, usually including a marching band and often of a festive nature, held in honor of an anniversary, person, event, etc. 2. a military ceremony involving the formation and marching of troop units, often combined with saluting the lowering of the flag at the end of the day. […]
paradipsia par·a·dip·si·a (pār’ə-dĭp’sē-ə) n. An abnormal craving for fluids without relation to bodily need.
[par-uh-di-sey-i-kuh l, -zey-, -dahy-] /ˌpær ə dɪˈseɪ ɪ kəl, -ˈzeɪ-, -daɪ-/ adjective 1. .