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supplant

verb [T] uk   /səˈplɑːnt/ us    /-ˈplænt/ formal
to replace: Printed books will soon be supplanted by e-books. Small children can often feel supplanted in their parents' affections (= that their parents no longer like them as much) when a new brother or sister is born.
Translations of “supplant”
in Chinese (Traditional) 取代,代替…
in Russian вытеснять…
in Turkish yerini almak, yerine geçmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 取代,代替…
in Polish wypierać…
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