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substitute teachernoun [C]

US (also substitute, sub, UK supply teacher)
a ​teacher who ​replacesteachers who are ​absent from ​work
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substitute teachernoun [C]

 /ˈsʌb·stɪˌtut ˈti·tʃər/ (short form sub, substitute,  us   /ˈsʌb·stɪˌtut/ )
a teacher who ​replaces another teacher who is ​absent from ​work: We had a substitute in ​mathyesterday.
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