This film is a major departure from the first seven films.
This is a major departure from where the world was for the past 10 to 15 years.
To him, that would be a major departure from the norm.
The new approach is a major departure for many managers.
There have been major departures on the Democratic side, as well, in recent years.
The film has several major departures from Adams' real history.
"If its true it is a major departure," said one Western military expert.
The album was considered by some to be a major departure from their previous works.
Others believed the Court made no major departure from previous principles.
That by itself is not enough to explain major departures.