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Variant of supersede.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.supercede - take the place or move into the position of; "Smith replaced Miller as CEO after Miller left"; "the computer has supplanted the slide rule"; "Mary replaced Susan as the team's captain and the highest-ranked player in the school"
replace - substitute a person or thing for (another that is broken or inefficient or lost or no longer working or yielding what is expected); "He replaced the old razor blade"; "We need to replace the secretary that left a month ago"; "the insurance will replace the lost income"; "This antique vase can never be replaced"
put back, replace - put something back where it belongs; "replace the book on the shelf after you have finished reading it"; "please put the clean dishes back in the cabinet when you have washed them"
deputise, deputize, step in, substitute - act as a substitute; "She stood in for the soprano who suffered from a cold"
displace, preempt - take the place of or have precedence over; "live broadcast of the presidential debate preempts the regular news hour"; "discussion of the emergency situation will preempt the lecture by the professor"
usurp - take the place of; "gloom had usurped mirth at the party after the news of the terrorist act broke"
oust - remove and replace; "The word processor has ousted the typewriter"
come after, succeed, follow - be the successor (of); "Carter followed Ford"; "Will Charles succeed to the throne?"
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MacArthur, the author of the fine 1992 book Second Front: Censorship and Propaganda in the Gulf War (Hill and Wang), is a masterful investigative reporter, and with his new book he has targeted the biggest story of the 1990s--the spread of global trade agreements that allow corporate whims to supercede the will of citizens and their governments.
Hunt said Chemerinsky's work is ``not meant to supercede the work of the civilian Board of Police Commissioners.
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After Planning Commission members questioned the reach of the city's legal jurisdiction over communications towers, City Attorney Brian Leroy, of Burke Williams and Sorenson, was scheduled Tuesday night to outline to the Planning Commission how the year-old ordinance aligns with federal laws that supercede local policy.
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It has successfully resolved many of the technical and commercial complexities of interconnecting disparate IP communications entities, a key challenge if VoIP is to supercede the PSTN.
According to Waters, the awards acknowledge the past year's bold business maneuvers, innovative uses of technology, and achievements that supercede the industry standard.
And privacy rights supercede any drug maker, pharmacist or doctor's schemes to use that information for their gain.