Replace

Definition of Replace

Re`place´   Pronunciation: r?-pl?s´
v. t.1.To place again; to restore to a former place, position, condition, or the like.
The earl . . . was replaced in his government.
- Bacon.
2.To refund; to repay; to restore; as, to replace a sum of money borrowed.
3.To supply or substitute an equivalent for; as, to replace a lost document.
With Israel, religion replaced morality.
- M. Arnold.
4.To take the place of; to supply the want of; to fulfull the end or office of.
This duty of right intention does not replace or supersede the duty of consideration.
- Whewell.
5.To put in a new or different place.
Replaced crystal
(Crystallog.) a crystal having one or more planes in the place of its edges or angles.

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