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[soo-per-seed] /ˌsu pərˈsid/
verb (used with object), superceded, superceding.
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Examples from the web for supercedes
  • They want a treaty that complies with, rather than supercedes, existing trade agreements.
  • Blog writer, being popular, supercedes original report.
  • In fact, the academic meritocracy is based on how well one refudiates and supercedes one's peers.
  • Most administrators today have a personal political agenda that supercedes any interest in real educational improvement.
Word Origin and History for supercedes



see supersede. Related: Superceded; superceding.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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