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substitution

suhb sti tooh shuhn

  • n  an event in which one thing is substituted for another
  • n  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"

  • In the lobbies of the Metropolitan Opera House one night last week, a sign announcing a cast-substitution went up.
  • The new Marshal's first act: substitution of the conventional army salute for the Partisans' greetingthe clenched fist.
  • History suggests you might want to wait a few decades or so before adding such novelties to your diet, the substitution of margarine for butter being the classic case in point.
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  • We Get It, John Oliver: You're British — Now Host 'The Daily Show' Already
    Did John Oliver ruin a potentially great bit — some good new-fashioned Siri-meets-NSA American humor — by making yet another British joke? Last night, in the second night of his summer-long substitution for Jon Stewart on The Daily Show, the correspondent once again took on the hot topic of the NSA's surveillance program, supposedly a perfect story for his brand of humor. And while the segment ...
    June 12, 2013 - The Atlantic Wire via Yahoo! News
  • Governor Kitzhaber Signs Legislation to Create Pathway for Substitution of Biologic Drugs
    Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber was commended by BIO and Oregon Bioscience Association (Oregon Bio) for signing legislation designed to address regulatory issues related to biological medicine interchangeability. Policies outlined in House Bill 2705 and Senate Bill 460 align with all 5 of BIO's principles on biologic substitution. Furthermore, BIO and Oregon Bio commended actions of the Oregon ...
    June 11, 2013 - ThomasNet
  • 4sight adds Automated Collateral Substitution to Its Collateral Optimization Solution
    4sight Financial Software has added new features to its Collateral Optimization system. This allows users to automate collateral recalls and substitutions and the system can base all collateral substitutions on cheapest to deliver methodology. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10798717.htm
    June 11, 2013 - PRWeb

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