Definitions of substitution
n. - The act of substituting or putting one person or thing in the place of another; as, the substitution of an agent, attorney, or representative to act for one in his absense; the substitution of bank notes for gold and silver as a circulating medium. 2
n. - The state of being substituted for another. 2
n. - The office or authority of one acting for another; delegated authority. 2
n. - The designation of a person in a will to take a devise or legacy, either on failure of a former devisee or legatee by incapacity or unwillingness to accept, or after him. 2
n. - The doctrine that Christ suffered vicariously, being substituted for the sinner, and that his sufferings were expiatory. 2
n. - The act or process of substituting an atom or radical for another atom or radical; metethesis; also, the state of being so substituted. See Metathesis. 2
The word "substitution" uses 12 letters: B I I N O S S T T T U U.
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