- Simple past tense and past participle of supersede.
Superseded is defined as took the place of something else.
When a new set of neighborhood bylaws and deed restrictions were passed and the old ones became obsolete and no longer relevant, this is an example of a time when the new documents superseded the old ones.
- This form of cable has been superseded by a type with paper insulation.
- If Barclay is now to be superseded by Bennigsen all will be lost, for Bennigsen showed his incapacity already in 1807.
- Up to the beginning of the r9th century the market day was Monday, but the customary Saturday market gradually superseded this old chartered market.
- It seems possible that the road at first led to Tusculum, that it was then prolonged to Labici, and later still became a road for through traffic; it may even have superseded the Via Latina as a route to the S.E., for, while the distance from Rome to their main junction at Ad Bivium (or to another junction at Compitum Anagninum) is practically identical, the summit level of the former is 725 ft.
- Copper wires insulated with carefully dried paper of a special quality, has practically entirely superseded the use of wires insulated with gutta-percha.