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Definition

1
Substitute

Put in the place of another; switch seemingly equivalent items

Examples

Substitute regular milk with fat-free milk

2
Substitution

An event in which one thing is substituted for another

Examples

He sent Smith in for Jones but the substitution came too late to help

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