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re·place·ment

 (rĭ-plās′mənt)
n.
1. The act or process of replacing or of being replaced; substitution.
2. One that replaces, especially a person assigned to a vacant military position.
3. Statistics The act of returning each item that has been selected in a subset from a group before making another selection.

replacement

(rɪˈpleɪsmənt)
n
1. the act or process of replacing
2. a person or thing that replaces another
3. (Geological Science) geology the growth of a mineral within another of different chemical composition by gradual simultaneous deposition and removal
4. (Geological Science) a process of fossilization by gradual substitution of mineral matter for the original organic matter. Also called: petrification

re•place•ment

(rɪˈpleɪs mənt)

n.
1. the act of replacing.
2. a person or thing that replaces another.
3. a person in the military assigned to fill a vacancy in a unit.
[1780–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.replacement - the act of furnishing an equivalent person or thing in the place of anotherreplacement - the act of furnishing an equivalent person or thing in the place of another; "replacing the star will not be easy"
substitution, commutation, exchange - 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"
novation - (law) the replacement of one obligation by another by mutual agreement of both parties; usually the replacement of one of the original parties to a contract with the consent of the remaining party
pitching change - replacing a pitcher in baseball
supersedure, supersession - act of replacing one person or thing by another especially one held to be superior
displacement, supplanting - act of taking the place of another especially using underhanded tactics
2.replacement - someone who takes the place of another personreplacement - someone who takes the place of another person
backup man, fill-in, reliever, stand-in, backup, substitute, relief - someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult); "the star had a stand-in for dangerous scenes"; "we need extra employees for summer fill-ins"
3.replacement - an event in which one thing is substituted for anotherreplacement - an event in which one thing is substituted for another; "the replacement of lost blood by a transfusion of donor blood"
variation, fluctuation - an instance of change; the rate or magnitude of change
4.replacement - a person or thing that takes or can take the place of anotherreplacement - a person or thing that takes or can take the place of another
equivalent - a person or thing equal to another in value or measure or force or effect or significance etc; "send two dollars or the equivalent in stamps"
ersatz - an artificial or inferior substitute or imitation
successor - a thing or person that immediately replaces something or someone
succedaneum - (medicine) something that can be used as a substitute (especially any medicine that may be taken in place of another)
5.replacement - filling again by supplying what has been used upreplacement - filling again by supplying what has been used up
filling - flow into something (as a container)
6.replacement - a person who follows next in orderreplacement - a person who follows next in order; "he was President Lincoln's successor"
compeer, equal, peer, match - a person who is of equal standing with another in a group

replacement

noun
1. replacing, renewal, substitution the replacement of damaged or lost books
2. successor, double, substitute, stand-in, fill-in, proxy, surrogate, understudy a replacement for the injured player

replacement

noun
1. One that takes the place of another:
Informal: fill-in, pinch hitter, sub.
2. A person or persons taking over the duties of another:
Translations
اِسْتِبْدالبَديل، إسْتِبْدال
náhradavýměna
efterfølgererstatningudskiftning
korvaaminen
zamjena
afleysing, staîgenill
置き換え
교체
nadomestitevzamenjava
utbyte
การเปลี่ยน
vekilyeni birisiyerini alma
sự thay thế

replacement

[rɪˈpleɪsmənt]
A. N
1. (= putting back) → reposición f; (= substituting) → sustitución f (by, with por)
see also hormone
2. (= substitute)
2.1. (= person) → sustituto/a m/f, suplente mf (for de)
2.2. (= thing) it took three days to find a replacementtardaron tres días en encontrar un repuesto
you can get a replacement if the goods are faultyle damos uno nuevo si el artículo está defectuoso
B. CPD replacement cost Ncosto m de sustitución
replacement engine Nmotor m de repuesto
replacement part Nrepuesto m
replacement value Nvalor m de sustitución

replacement

[rɪˈpleɪsmənt]
n
(= taking sth's place) → remplacement m
the replacement of steam by diesel → le remplacement de la vapeur par le diesel
(= substitute) → remplacement m
You will have to pay for a replacement → Vous devrez en payer le remplacement.
a replacement for sth → un remplacement de qch
The electric car was not a replacement for conventional vehicles → La voiture électrique n'était pas destinée à remplacer les véhicules conventionnels.
(= person) → remplaçant(e) m/f
She's sick and we don't have a replacement → Elle est malade et nous n'avons pas de remplaçant.
(= putting back in place) → remise f en place
the replacement of the top on the bottle → la remise en place du bouchon sur la bouteille
modif [item, product] → de remplacement
replacement part → pièce f de rechange replacement valuereplacement value n (for insurance purposes)valeur f de remplacement

replacement

n
(= substituting)Ersatz m; (by deputy) → Vertretung f; replacement cost (of equipment)Wiederbeschaffungskosten pl; (of personnel)Wiederbesetzungskosten pl
(= person or thing)Ersatz m; (= deputy)Vertretung f; replacement engineAustauschmotor m; replacement partErsatzteil nt
(= putting back)Zurücksetzen nt; (on end, standing up) → Zurückstellen nt; (on side, flat) → Zurücklegen nt; (of receiver)Auflegen nt

replacement

[rɪˈpleɪsmənt] n (substitute, thing) → pezzo or parte f di ricambio; (person) → sostituto/a; (act) → sostituzione f

replace

(rəˈpleis) verb
1. to put, use etc (a person, thing etc), or to be put, used etc, in place of another. I must replace that broken lock; He replaced the cup he broke with a new one; Cars have replaced horses as the normal means of transport.
2. to put (something) back where it was. Please replace the books on the shelves.
reˈplaceable adjective
reˈplacement noun
I must find a replacement for my secretary – she's leaving next week.

replacement

اِسْتِبْدال výměna udskiftning Ersatz αντικατάσταση reemplazo korvaaminen remplacement zamjena sostituzione 置き換え 교체 vervanging erstatning zastępstwo substituição замена utbyte การเปลี่ยน yerini alma sự thay thế 替代者

re·place·ment

n. reemplazo, substitución, repuesto;
___ therapyterapia sustitutiva.

replacement

n reemplazo, sustitución f (esp. Esp); aortic (mitral, etc.) valve — reemplazo valvular aórtico (mitral, etc.), sustitución valvular aórtica (mitral, etc.), reemplazo or sustitución de válvula aórtica (mitral, etc.); catheter — cambio de catéter; joint — artroplastia (form), reemplazo or sustitución articular; total hip (knee) — artroplastia total de cadera (rodilla), reemplazo total de cadera (rodilla); [Note: The definite article can be added to the translations above to personalize a statement: Ud. necesita un reemplazo de la válvula aórtica..You need replacement of your aortic valve.]
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