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replacement

noun re·place·ment \ri-ˈplās-mənt\

: the act of replacing something

: a person or thing that replaces someone or something else

Full Definition of REPLACEMENT

1
:  the action or process of replacing :  the state of being replaced
2
:  one that replaces another especially in a job or function

Examples of REPLACEMENT

  1. We need a replacement for our old vacuum cleaner.
  2. Where can we get replacement parts for the tractor?

First Known Use of REPLACEMENT

circa 1790
REPLACEMENT Defined for Kids

replacement

noun re·place·ment \ri-ˈplās-mənt\

Definition of REPLACEMENT for Kids

1
:  the act of putting back, taking the place of, or substituting :  the state of being put back or substituted
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