What does "Supersede" mean?


(v. t.) To come, or be placed, in the room of; to replace (v. t.) To displace, or set aside, and put another in place of; as, to supersede an officer (v. t.) To make void, inefficacious, or useless, by superior power, or by coming in the place of; to set aside; to render unnecessary; to suspend; to stay (v. t.) To omit; to forbear

Synonyms replace, supplant, supervene upon

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