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replacement 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Noun
/riˈplāsmənt/,
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replacements, plural;
  1. The action or process of replacing someone or something
    • - the replacement of religion by poetry
    • - a hip replacement
  2. A person or thing that takes the place of another


  1. the act of furnishing an equivalent person or thing in the place of another; "replacing the star will not be easy"
  2. substitution: an event in which one thing is substituted for another; "the replacement of lost blood by a transfusion of donor blood"
  3. refilling: filling again by supplying what has been used up
  4. successor: a person who follows next in order; "he was President Lincoln's successor"
  5. (replace) substitute a person or thing for (another that is broken or inefficient or lost or no longer working or yielding what is expected); "He replaced the old razor blade"; "We need to replace the secretary that left a month ago"; "the insurance will replace the lost income"; "This antique ...
  6. (replace) supplant: take the place or move into the position of; "Smith replaced Miller as CEO after Miller left"; "the computer has supplanted the slide rule"; "Mary replaced Susan as the team's captain and the highest-ranked player in the school"
  7. "The Replacement" is the third episode of season 5 of the television show Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
  8. (Replacements (Band of Brothers)) The following is a list of episodes of Band of Brothers, a ten-part television World War II miniseries based on the book of the same title written by historian and biographer Stephen Ambrose. ...
  9. (Replacements (short story)) "Replacements" is a short story written by award winning author Lisa Tuttle. Tuttle's feminist sci-fi short story features a husband's insecurities surfacing while a wife's independence strengthens as she claims a vampire pet for her very own.
  10. (The Replacements (band)) Replacements (sometimes referred to colloquially as "the Mats") were an American rock band formed in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1979. ...
  11. (The Replacements (Disney)) The Replacements is a Disney Channel TV series that premiered on September 8, 2006. Although the series originally aired episodes on Saturdays at 8:00pm EST, and moved to Mondays at 5:00pm EST.
  12. (The Replacements (movie)) The Replacements is a 2000 American film directed by Howard Deutch. It stars Keanu Reeves, Gene Hackman, Brooke Langton and Orlando Jones.
  13. (replace) To restore to a former place, position, condition, or the like; To refund; to repay; to restore; as, to replace a sum of money borrowed; To supply or substitute an equivalent for; To take the place of; to supply the want of; to fulfil the end or office of; To demolish a building ...
  14. (replacements) [JP 1-02] (DoD, NATO) Personnel required to take the place of others who depart a unit.
  15. (Replacements) A replacement is the process of referees re-starting dead gamers and sending them back into the battle in a live state. They represent new soldiers entering the battle typically drawing on reserve elements. This term can be used interchangeably with re-spawns. ...
  16. (Replacements) Eligible ewes used to replace animals lost during the retention period and thus retain entitlement to premium. Back to Terms
  17. (Replacements) Seller has the option of either replacing defective goods or crediting Buyer for the purchase price of such goods. A new Purchase Order is required for replacement orders.
  18. (Replacements) The substitution of a unit for another unit generally of a like or improved character.
  19. (REPLACE) variable replacement-string;
  20. (24) Replace) to start using a different person or thing instead of the one you use now.
  21. (REPLACE) Indicates that the previous table definition should be removed (dropped)together with ALL data. See first example below.
  22. (REPLACE) the Product with another product (where the replacement product is an equivalent product at the time a claim for warranty service is made to Fortasa under this Limited Warranty); OR
  23. (Replace) (W) change existing text to something else.  Go to Edit Replace.  Then type in what you want to find and what you want to replace it with.
  24. (Replace) Appears in activity branches as an initial placeholder for the endpoint activity to receive a message for that branch. Dropping a Receive endpoint activity on this icon removes it.
  25. (Replace) Dancers can be asked to replace (i.e., substitute) one or more parts of the call (including the remainder of the call) with a different dance action. The part to be replaced can be described by its part number (e.g., "the third part") or by its dance action (e.g. ...