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Synonyms for surrogate
ˈsɜr əˌgeɪt, -gɪt, ˈsʌr-; -ˌgeɪtsur·ro·gate

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  1. surrogateverb

    replace, foster, substitute, deputize, subrogate

  2. surrogatenoun

    A substitute (usually of a person, position or role).

    foster, substitute, replace, subrogate, deputize

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  1. surrogate, alternate, replacementnoun

    someone who takes the place of another person

    switch, substitute, renewal, substitution, successor, transposition, refilling, replenishment, replacement, alternate, permutation, replacing, deputy


  2. deputy, surrogateadjective

    a person appointed to represent or act on behalf of others

    lieutenant, replacement, deputy, deputy sheriff, alternate


  3. foster, surrogateadjective

    providing or receiving nurture or parental care though not related by blood or legal ties

    "foster parent"; "foster child"; "foster home"; "surrogate father"



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  1. Kathy Cady:

    He never should have been out on the streets, the only reason he was out on the streets is because of Gascon's policies and his handpicked surrogate, Alisa Blair, refused to put up any evidence…at the hearing.

  2. Getty Images:

    The DNA from the somatic cell starts behaving like the DNA of an embryo, once activated, they are cultured in a lab for seven to eight days before being transferred to the uterus of a surrogate mother.

  3. John Rogers:

    We can monitor all vital signs, cardiac activity, blood oxygenation, breathing, we can monitor crying, we can monitor motion to determine how restless the baby is, we can get a pretty good surrogate for blood pressure. So we fully reproduce all vital signs that are measured as a standard of care in [ a ] NICU unit.

  4. Aaron Kesselheim:

    The FDA is totally switching gears over the last six months and approving this drug on the basis of a theory relating to the surrogate marker of amyloid plaques that we, as an advisory committee back in November, were told to not consider, if The FDA allows companies to get drugs approved on the basis of trials that are stopped early, trials that are reanalyzed, that sets a precedent.

  5. John Hulsizer:

    It’s not the kind of vehicle Mr. Trump would ride through Iowa in, and these folks know that, but the Trump bus is now acting as a surrogate for Mr. Trump. It’s amazing to see 100 or 150 people come out.

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