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in lieu of

Definition of in lieu of

  1. :  in place of :  instead of <In lieu of flowers, the family of the deceased has requested that donations be made to the church fund.> <You can use your ATM card in lieu of cash.>



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lieuplay
  1. :  place, stead


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