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revolution
used in The Hidden Oracle

3 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
the computer revolution
Definition
dramatic change — sometimes violent overthrow of a government
  • I shot it on a tight budget in the 1950s, but some of the camera work was revolutionary.
    p. 97.0
revolutionary = dramatically different than what was done previously

(Editor's note:  The suffix "-ary" means related to. This is the same pattern you see in words like honorary, cautionary, and momentary.)
There are no more uses of "revolution" flagged with this meaning in The Hidden Oracle.

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  • But you know, these younger goddesses, they weren't around to fight the revolution.
    p. 244.1
  • Many different belief systems powered the revolution of the planets and stars.
    p. 152.7

There are no more uses of "revolution" in The Hidden Oracle.

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