Definitions for replacement

Definitions for (noun) replacement

Main entry: replacement, replacing

Definition: the act of furnishing an equivalent person or thing in the place of another

Usage: replacing the star will not be easy

Main entry: replacement, substitute

Definition: a person or thing that takes or can take the place of another

Main entry: transposition, substitution, switch, replacement, permutation

Definition: an event in which one thing is substituted for another

Usage: the replacement of lost blood by a transfusion of donor blood

Main entry: replacement, successor

Definition: a person who follows next in order

Usage: he was President Lincoln's successor

Main entry: surrogate, alternate, replacement

Definition: someone who takes the place of another person

Main entry: refilling, renewal, replacement, replenishment

Definition: filling again by supplying what has been used up

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