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Synonyms for displacement
dɪsˈpleɪs mənt

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  1. supplanting, displacement(noun)

    act of taking the place of another especially using underhanded tactics

    Synonyms:
    supplanting, translation, displacement reaction, deracination, shift

  2. shift, displacement(noun)

    an event in which something is displaced without rotation

    Synonyms:
    work shift, transmutation, fault, supplanting, slip, deracination, duty period, shifting, chemise, geological fault, faulting, switch, break, displacement reaction, teddy, switching, transformation, shimmy, shift, sack, translation, shift key, fracture

  3. translation, displacement(noun)

    the act of uniform movement

    Synonyms:
    supplanting, displacement reaction, shift, translation, rendering, deracination, interlingual rendition, transformation, version

  4. displacement, displacement reaction(noun)

    (chemistry) a reaction in which an elementary substance displaces and sets free a constituent element from a compound

    Synonyms:
    supplanting, displacement reaction, translation, deracination, shift

  5. displacement(noun)

    (psychiatry) a defense mechanism that transfers affect or reaction from the original object to some more acceptable one

    Synonyms:
    supplanting, displacement reaction, translation, deracination, shift

  6. displacement, deracination(noun)

    to move something from its natural environment

    Synonyms:
    supplanting, displacement reaction, shift, translation, excision, extirpation, deracination

  7. displacement(noun)

    act of removing from office or employment

    Synonyms:
    supplanting, displacement reaction, translation, deracination, shift

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