the act of furnishing an equivalent person or thing in the place of another
"replacing the star will not be easy"
surrogate, alternate, replacement(noun)
someone who takes the place of another person
substitution, permutation, transposition, replacement, switch(noun)
an event in which one thing is substituted for another
"the replacement of lost blood by a transfusion of donor blood"
a person or thing that takes or can take the place of another
refilling, replenishment, replacement, renewal(noun)
filling again by supplying what has been used up
a person who follows next in order
"he was President Lincoln's successor"
A person or thing that takes the place of another; a substitute.
The act of replacing something.
the act of replacing
the removal of an edge or an angle by one or more planes
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Rank popularity for the word 'replacement' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3648
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'replacement' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4625
Rank popularity for the word 'replacement' in Nouns Frequency: #1410
The numerical value of replacement in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of replacement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Examples of replacement in a Sentence
Takata is concerned that a national recall could potentially divert replacement air bags from where they're needed, putting lives at risk.
This forward-looking replacement for a broken law would open new opportunities for our kids and put education back in the hands of those who understand their needs best: parents, teachers, states, and school boards.
People don't drop their brand new phones and run out and get new ones immediately, it takes a while to build up steam as people hit the replacement cycle.
One of the key mechanisms of action [in DBT] seems to be to give them replacement behaviors.
The looming expiration of federal unemployment benefits without a clear-cut replacement threatens a chunk of consumer spending power that has sustained households and made its way back into the economy.
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Translations for replacement
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- Ersatzspieler, ErsatzGerman
- υποκατάστατο, αντικατάσταση, υποκατάσταση, αντικαταστάτης, αλλαγήGreek
- suplente, substituto, sustituto, reemplazoSpanish
- korvike, varaosa, sijainenFinnish
- substitut, remplaçantFrench
- rimpiazzo, sostitutoItalian
- vervanging, vervanger, plaatsvervangerDutch
- zamiennik, zastępcaPolish
- substituição, substituto, reposiçãoPortuguese
- замещение, заменаRussian
- zamjena, nadomjestak, supstitutSerbo-Croatian
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