a quantum leap

a quantum leap

  (British & American) also a quantum jump (American)
a very important improvement or development in something (often + forward ) The election of a female president is a quantum leap forward for sexual equality. (often + from ) The food at Rockresorts is a quantum jump from the meals served at most Caribbean resorts.
See also: leap, quantum
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Her coaching has resulted in a quantum leap with regards to my money story, my health story and all of my relationships which are all thriving as a result of investing in myself with her as my mentor.
the center is a quantum leap in primary health care in the country.
It is a quantum leap in attitude from the ruling body of the game, whose own amateur club at St Andrews bars women and children.
A quantum leap in output rate for corrugated cable duct was introduced late last year with the UC100 corrugator from Unicor GmbH in Germany, represented here by ProfilePipe Machinery Inc.
Regarding the quantum computer ("Computation takes a quantum leap," SN: 8/26/00, p.
To transfer that into calling him an ally is, I think, a quantum leap, and in some ways it does a disservice to those of us who really work on these issues a great deal more," Strouse said.
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All in all, the EMC announcements represent a sensible next step in the performance/capacity roadmap, but it represents more of an incremental increase than a quantum leap.
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If researchers ultimately find ways to make quantum information leap far enough and wide enough, a quantum leap for networks may not be far behind.
RDX QuikStor combines all the advantages of tape with the benefits offered by hard disk, and offers customers a quantum leap to faster backup and accessibility," explained Ken Cruden, executive vice president of Tandberg Data.
The Stockert S5 represents a quantum leap in perfusion technology and the culmination of more than 30 years of experience in extracorporeal perfusion system design and manufacturing" said Jim Trevor, Country Manager, USA Commercial Operations and Vice President of Sales and Marketing, PBMS.
the quantum information processing (QIP) company, today announced a quantum leap toward the adoption of quantum cryptography in service providers' networks.