paradigm [ par-uh-dahym, -dim ](previously 06-26-13)noun
a. a set of forms all of which contain a particular element, especially the set of all inflected forms based on a single stem or theme.
b. a display in fixed arrangement of such a set, as boy, boy's, boys, boys'.
2. an example serving as a model; pattern.
3. a. a framework containing the basic assumptions, ways of thinking, and methodology that are commonly accepted by members of a scientific community.
b. such a cognitive framework shared by members of any discipline or group: the company’s business paradigm.WORDS RELATED TO PARADIGM
pattern, chart, standard, sample, ideal, exemplar, criterion, model, prototype, archetype, original, mirror, beau ideal, ensampleSYNONYMS FOR PARADIGMSee more synonyms on Thesaurus.com
2. mold, standard; ideal, paragon, touchstone.Origin:
First recorded in 1475–85; from Late Latin paradigma “example,” from Greek parádeigma “pattern, model, precedent, example” (derivative of paradeiknýnai “to show side by side, compare”), equivalent to para- preposition and prefix + deik-, root of deiknýnai “to show, bring to light, prove” + -ma noun suffix denoting the result of an action; see para-, deicticEXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB FOR PARADIGM
Lemos believes a culture of data protection could still flourish in Brazil, in a development similar to the paradigm shift that happened after a consumer protection code was introduced in 1990 and people started to exercise their newfound rights.BRAZIL IS SLIDING INTO TECHNO-AUTHORITARIANISM|TATE RYAN-MOSLEY|AUGUST 19, 2020|MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Value has been experiencing a drought so deep and extended that many on Wall Street believe we’ve entered a new paradigm.THE CHAMP’S BIG COMEBACK: WHY BEATEN-DOWN VALUE STOCKS ARE POISED TO THRIVE|SHAWN TULLY|AUGUST 18, 2020|FORTUNE
The goal of these efforts is essentially to squeeze real-world problems into the paradigm that other machine-learning researchers use to measure performance.TOO MANY AI RESEARCHERS THINK REAL-WORLD PROBLEMS ARE NOT RELEVANT|AMY NORDRUM|AUGUST 18, 2020|MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
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