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  Words related to substitution

Related / Similar Words: exchange, commutation, permutation, transposition, replacement, switch

 

Definition:
  • the act of putting one thing or person in the place of another: "he sent Smith in for Jones but the substitution came too late to help";
  • an event in which one thing is substituted for another; "the replacement of lost blood by a transfusion of donor blood";

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    Hyponyms: replacement, replacing, subrogation, weaning, ablactation

     

    Derivational Morphology: commute, transpose, permute, exchange, switch over, switch, substitute, replace, trade, swap, swop, interchange, tack, alternate, flip, flip-flop, sub, stand in, fill in

     

     
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