Pattern; standard; model;
Thinking the same thing.
Believing the earth is round is a paradigm because it is a common belief.
The paradigm that the earth was flat went out of favor. Sales of flat earth maps went flat. Pun intended.
Para - digm
Para (Reminds) Parable or story
Digm (Remind of) Dime or decade
A story changes through the decades.
Tonight, I will lock my doors and lucubrate for hours. What am I doing?
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