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
We're bumping up against replacement demand.
A Permian barrel is not a replacement for a Venezuelan barrel.
Flakka largely emerged as a replacement to MDVP [in 'bath salts'].
The best way to find something you have lost is to buy a replacement.
Obese people need hip and knee replacement much earlier in their lives.
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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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