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supplant

[suh-plant, -plahnt]
verb (used with object)
1.
to take the place of (another), as through force, scheming, strategy, or the like.
2.
to replace (one thing) by something else.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English supplanten < Latin supplantāre to trip up, overthrow. See sup-, plant

supplantation [suhp-luhn-tey-shuhn] , noun
supplanter, noun
unsupplanted, adjective

supplant, supplicant, suppliant.


1. remove, succeed. See replace.
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supplant (səˈplɑːnt)
 
vb
(tr) to take the place of, often by trickery or force: he easily supplanted his rival
 
[C13: via Old French from Latin supplantāre to trip up, from sub- from below + planta sole of the foot]
 
supplantation
 
n
 
sup'planter
 
n

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supplant
c.1300, "to trip up, overthrow, defeat, dispossess," from O.Fr. supplanter "to trip up, overthrow," from L. supplantare "trip up, overthrow," from sub "under" + planta "sole of the foot" (see plant (n.)). Meaning "replace one thing with another" first recorded 1671. Interesting
sense evolution parallel in Heb. akabh "he beguiled," from akebh "heel."
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