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Usage examples for replacement

  1. He was an ideal replacement for the dead mare. – The Lost Wagon by James Arthur Kjelgaard
  2. Could he pay them even the profit they'd have made between the loss of their ship and the arrival of a replacement? – The Pirates of Ersatz by Murray Leinster
  3. The replacement under Turkish rule of Bourgas and the southern half of the sea- board on the Euxine, and the strictly commercial character assigned to Batoum, have largely obviated the menace to the liberty of the Black Sea. – History of Modern Europe 1792-1878 by C. A. Fyffe
  4. Adults taken on June 16, 23, and 24 had almost completed molt to summer pelage, but each retained some evidence of active hair replacement, most often over the shoulders; a pregnant female obtained on July 4 had only partially completed the molt to summer pelage. – Mammals of Northwestern South Dakota by Kenneth W. Andersen
  5. It is doubtful whether the replacement of German agriculture on a sound basis in the last ten years is to be ascribed in a greater measure to technical advance in agricultural methods, or to the development of the co- operative system. – Another Sheaf by John Galsworthy
  6. In somewhat stunted form, and with partial replacement of its species by those of more xeric habit, it extended up onto hillsides sloping north, east or west, and onto the adjacent hilltop edges. – The Forest Habitat of the University of Kansas Natural History Reservation by Henry S. Fitch Ronald L. McGregor
  7. 108. Experience has demonstrated to us that this replacement of letters by conventional lines renders the proportions more easily appreciable, and that these lines, striking the eye more forcibly, then impress themselves better on the memory. – Artistic Anatomy of Animals by Édouard Cuyer
  8. The property was sold for $ 20, 000 and a diligent year- long effort was made to find a suitable replacement. – High Endeavours: Messages to Alaska by Shoghi Effendi
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