profound change

  • 1 profound — 01. The death of her father at an early age had a [profound] effect on Baptista. 02. There is a [profound] difference in thinking between the two leaders, which makes reaching an agreement extremely difficult. 03. People were [profoundly] shocked …

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  • 2 profound */*/ — UK [prəˈfaʊnd] / US adjective Word forms profound : adjective profound comparative profounder superlative profoundest 1) a) very great a profound change in the climate of the Earth The difference between the beginners and the intermediate class… …

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  • 3 profound — pro|found [ prə faund ] adjective ** 1. ) very great: a profound change in the climate of the Earth The difference between the beginners and the intermediate class was profound. This is a scientific discovery of profound significance. a profound… …

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  • 4 profound — adjective 1) profound relief Syn: heartfelt, intense, keen, great, extreme, acute, severe, sincere, earnest, deep, deep seated, overpowering, overwhelming, fervent, ardent Ant …

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  • 5 profound — adjective 1) profound relief Syn: heartfelt, intense, keen, extreme, acute, severe, sincere, earnest, deep, deep seated, overpowering, overwhelming 2) a profound change Syn …

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  • 6 change — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 becoming/making sb/sth different ADJECTIVE ▪ big, considerable, dramatic, drastic, enormous, extensive, far reaching, fundamental, important …

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  • 7 profound — adj. Profound is used with these nouns: ↑ambivalence, ↑apology, ↑belief, ↑change, ↑consequence, ↑difference, ↑disability, ↑disagreement, ↑disappointment, ↑distaste, ↑distrust, ↑ …

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  • 8 Accelerating change — In futures studies and the history of technology, accelerating change is an increase in the rate of technological (and sometimes social and cultural) progress throughout history, which may suggest faster and more profound change in the future.… …

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  • 9 climate change — Introduction  periodic modification of Earth s climate brought about as a result of changes in the atmosphere as well as interactions between the atmosphere and various other geologic, chemical, biological, and geographic factors within the Earth …

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  • 10 sea change — noun a profound transformation • Hypernyms: ↑transformation, ↑transmutation, ↑shift * * * noun 1. : a change wrought by the sea of his bones are coral made, those are pearls that were his eyes; nothing of him that doth fade but doth suffer a sea… …

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  • 11 Climate change in Washington — Main article: Climate change in the United States Digitally colored elevation map of Washington. Climate change in the American state of Washington is a subject of study and projection today. Contents …

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  • 12 Abrupt climate change — See also: Runaway climate change and Avoiding dangerous climate change An abrupt climate change occurs when the climate system is forced to transition to a new state at a rate that is determined by the climate system itself, and which is… …

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  • 13 Information for Social Change — (ISC) is an international, volunteer based association, whose primary mission is to debate and comment on issues of social justice, censorship, freedom and ethics in the library and information context. Information for Social Change can be… …

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  • 14 Sea change (transformation) — Sea change or seachange is a poetical or informal term meaning a profound transformation; big significant change. The expression is Shakespeare s, taken from the song in The Tempest , when Ariel sings, Full fathom five thy father lies, Of his… …

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  • 15 sea change — noun A profound transformation. Public opinion has undergone a sea change since the 2002 elections …

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  • 16 sea change — ► NOUN ▪ a profound or notable transformation. ORIGIN from Shakespeare s Tempest …

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  • 17 sea change — noun a profound or notable transformation. Origin from Shakespeare s Tempest (I. ii. 403) …

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  • 18 literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… …

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  • 19 HISTORICAL SURVEY: THE STATE AND ITS ANTECEDENTS (1880–2006) — Introduction It took the new Jewish nation about 70 years to emerge as the State of Israel. The immediate stimulus that initiated the modern return to Zion was the disappointment, in the last quarter of the 19th century, of the expectation that… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 20 ZIONISM — This article is arranged according to the following outline: the word and its meaning forerunners ḤIBBAT ZION ROOTS OF ḤIBBAT ZION background to the emergence of the movement the beginnings of the movement PINSKER S AUTOEMANCIPATION settlement… …

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