as\ a\ replacement\ for

as\ a\ replacement\ for

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  • replacement — re‧place‧ment [rɪˈpleɪsmənt] noun 1. [countable] a product, piece of equipment etc that takes the place of the one currently being used: replacement for • The device was designed as a replacement for the standard telephone. 2. [countable] HUMAN… …   Financial and business terms

  • replacement — noun 1 replacing one thing with another ADJECTIVE ▪ complete, full ▪ Complete replacement of the roof tiles would be very costly. ▪ partial ▪ direct ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • replacement */*/ — UK [rɪˈpleɪsmənt] / US noun Word forms replacement : singular replacement plural replacements 1) [countable] someone or something that takes the place or does the job of another replacement for: He wasted little time in finding a replacement for… …   English dictionary

  • Replacement Property — Any property that is received as a replacement for property that was lost as a result of an involuntary conversion, such as theft. Replacement property can be either personal or business property and can include real estate, machinery and… …   Investment dictionary

  • replacement — re|place|ment [ rı pleısmənt ] noun ** 1. ) count someone or something that takes the place or does the job of another: replacement for: He wasted little time in finding a replacement for me. 2. ) uncount the process of replacing one person or… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • replacement — n. 1) to make a replacement 2) to get, receive a replacement for 3) (misc.) the replacement of smt. by smt. else * * * [rɪ pleɪsmənt] receive a replacement for (misc.) the replacement of smt. by smt. else to get to make a replacement …   Combinatory dictionary

  • replacement — noun (U) 1 the act of replacing something, often with something newer, better etc: Those tyres are badly in need of replacement. 2 (C) someone or something that replaces another person or thing (+ for): It will be difficult to find a replacement… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • replacement — re|place|ment W3 [rıˈpleısmənt] n 1.) [U] when you get something that is newer or better than the one you had before ▪ Our old car is badly in need of replacement. ▪ replacement windows 2.) knee/hip/joint replacement an artificial knee etc that… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • replacement — [[t]rɪple͟ɪsmənt[/t]] ♦♦♦ replacements 1) N UNCOUNT: with supp If you refer to the replacement of one thing by another, you mean that the second thing takes the place of the first. → See also hormone replacement therapy ...the replacement of… …   English dictionary

  • replacement — /ri plays meuhnt/, n. 1. the act of replacing. 2. a person or thing that replaces another: summer replacements for vacationing staff; a replacement for a broken dish. 3. Mil. a sailor, soldier, or airman assigned to fill a vacancy in a military… …   Universalium

  • for — prep 1. for the purpose of, in order to, with the object or goal of, so as to become, with a view or eye to, in quest of, seeking, looking for; destined for, in destination of, toward, to. 2. concerning, belonging to; appropriate to. fitting for …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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