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    sea change?

    "Henig lays out the ethical and political battlefield of the 1970s - a battlefield that is recreated with each new technology - and traces the sea change that has occurred in the public perception of 'test tube babies'."

    Why "sea" change? Does it simply mean "big" change?

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    Re: sea change?

    Quote Originally Posted by Eway
    "Henig lays out the ethical and political battlefield of the 1970s - a battlefield that is recreated with each new technology - and traces the sea change that has occurred in the public perception of 'test tube babies'."

    Why "sea" change? Does it simply mean "big" change?


    yes, it does. It's a major, significant, marked transformation.

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