Variant of supersede
- to cause to be set aside or dropped from use as inferior or obsolete and replaced by something else
- to take the place of in office, function, etc.; succeed
- to remove or cause to be removed so as to make way for another; supplant
Origin: MFr superseder, to leave off, give over from Classical Latin supersedere, literally , to sit over, preside over, forbear: see super- and amp; sit
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