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Quiet Revolution

noun
1.
((in Canada)) a period during the 1960s in Quebec, marked by secularization, educational reforms, and rising support for separation from the rest of Canada French name Révolution tranquille
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Contemporary definitions for quiet revolution
noun

any rapid political, institutional, social, and cultural changes that occur without violence

Examples

The quiet revolution of telecommuting will soon be recognized.

Word Origin

1786; capitalized form refers to 1960s change in Quebec, Canada

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