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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Act of replacing one person or thing by another especially one held to be of a higher rank or class

Usage examples (32)
  • Among them was Stratify, who sponsored a "supersession" called "Whatever Happened to Rule 1?"
  • And supersession of civil authority was completely against Service Doctrine.
  • After 1940 this supersession of home training was renewed in an extensive form.
  • The supersession of a condition is not the apprehension of its need in thought. for more
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