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Princeton's WordNet

  1. substitution, permutation, transposition, replacement, switch(noun)

    an event in which one thing is substituted for another

    "the replacement of lost blood by a transfusion of donor blood"

    Synonyms:
    reversal, refilling, replacing, exchange, commutation, renewal, switch, replenishment, surrogate, heterotaxy, successor, switching, shift, replacement, alternate, permutation, electrical switch, transposition, substitute, electric switch

  2. substitution, exchange, commutation(noun)

    the act of putting one thing or person in the place of another: "he sent Smith in for Jones but the substitution came too late to help"

    Synonyms:
    switch, rally, commutation, exchange, replacement, telephone exchange, transposition, commuting, central, re-sentencing, permutation, interchange

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. substitution(n.)

    Synonyms:
    exchange, COMMUTATION

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Translations for substitution

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  • Substituierung, Substitution, ErsatzGerman
  • υποκατάστασηGreek
  • جایگزینیPersian
  • substituutio, sijaisuus, korvaaminen, korvautuminen, tuurausFinnish
  • remplacement, réaction de substitutionFrench
  • malartaíochtIrish
  • sostituzioneItalian
  • 代入, 置換Japanese
  • penukargantian, substitusi, penggantianMalay
  • подстановка, заменаRussian

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