displant

verb dis·plant \ dis-ˈplant \

Definition of displant

transitive verb

Examples of displant in a Sentence

  1. long ago displanted by the automobile, the horse and buggy have become icons of a slower, gentler time

Origin and Etymology of displant

Middle French desplanter, from des- dis- + planter to plant, from Late Latin plantare

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