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According to Cambridge Dictionary, "hairpin turn" means "a bend in the road that is so sharp that it almost turns back in the opposite direction" and "turning point" means "the time at which a situation starts to change in an important way".

Semantically, "having said that" is the "hairpin turn" or "turning point" in meaning in the following sentence.

He forgets most things, but having said that, he always remembers my birthday.

Is there a grammar term to refer to this kind of point implying "turns" in meaning?

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