inflection point

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inflection point

n.
A moment of dramatic change, especially in the development of a company, industry, or market.

inflec′tion point`


n.
Math.
a point on a curve at which the curvature changes from convex to concave or vice versa.
[1715–25]
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Just as that Minneapolis band may have marked a point of inflexion for the transition from punk to post-punk and alternative music, roughly a decade before them, on the New York music scene there was another band that created ripples but never got the spotlight trained on them as much as their peers were lucky to get.