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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person or thing that takes or can take the place of another; A person who follows next in order;

Usage examples (33)
  • The replacement of lost blood by a transfusion of donor blood
  • Don't assume that this replacement is the most cost-effective choice for you, say experts.
  • And this replacement is also the husband of Anita Dunn who just resigned as the communications director.
  • A natural long-term replacement for contract-year wideout for more
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