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substitution

noun [C/U]  /ˌsʌb·stɪˈtu·ʃən/ us  
the act of using someone or something instead of another person or thing, or the person or thing used: [U] Substitution of less costly materials for bricks will hurt brick-makers. [C] People who have difficulty digesting beans can make substitutions.
Translations of “substitution”
in Korean 대리…
in Arabic استِبدال…
in Portuguese substituição…
in Catalan substitució…
in Japanese 代用, 代理…
in Italian sostituzione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 換人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 换人…
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