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quantum jump

A sudden or important change or improvement. That brand-new shopping center is a quantum jump from the old, run-down mall that used to be in that location.
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Upper part: Every quantum jump (gray and black arrows) can be observed by the incident light.
"This will give us quantum jump required for progress and development
IANS New Delhi Nobel-winning economist Amartya Sen said the lack of attention on social sectors had taken a"quantum jump in the wrong direction"since the BJP came to power and that despite the visible prominence of backwardness in India, the political dispensation was diverting attention from the core issues.
New Delhi: (IANS) Nobel-winning economist Amartya Sen said the lack of attention on social sectors had taken a "quantum jump in the wrong direction" since the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) came to power and that despite the visible prominence of backwardness in India, the political dispensation was diverting attention from the core issues.
He said that Pakistan produces a large number of agricultural products, and has potential to develop its agricultural and livestock sector to give a quantum jump to its exports.
Unless the public realises that their mindset have to change, and until they make radical changes to the way that they drive, minor tweaks such as this will deliver minor improvements but not lead to a quantum jump that we hope to see.
Terming GSP plus status a turning point, he said that the authority was making serious efforts to give a quantum jump to Pakistan's exports by focusing particularly on non-traditional markets.
There would be a quantum jump in the steel consumption once the proposal is approved, he said, adding Railways, urban housing, shipping and national highways are big customers.
With UPI we believe that customers will have a more seamless banking experience and we hope that the success rates would be a quantum jump over the Payment Gateway experience.
Indian Navy has described the testfiring as "a quantum jump in Indian air defense capabilities".
This event will create a quantum jump in the usage of the new generation of endoscopes in the early discovery and treatment of tumors, the pointed out.
PEL reported a profit after tax of Rs2.241bn in 2014, a quantum jump from Rs607m in the previous year due to 28pc jump in sales from Rs24.1bn to Rs18.9bn.
This represents a quantum jump over ` 6,300- crore worth PPP projects awarded in the in the 12 months of the last financial year ( 2014- 15).
Deputy High Commissioner of Australia Paul Molloy and Agricultural Counsellor of the United States in Pakistan on Wednesday the minister said that new regulations and structural changes would be introduced to bring in a quantum jump in the export of dates.
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