Definition of 'replacement'
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Use your consumer rights to demand a refund or replacement. The Sun (2016)Many potential replacements are being put off too. The Sun (2017)Now finding the right replacement is crucial. The Sun (2016)It's difficult to find a replacement. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The store should offer a refund or replacement if this isn't the case. The Sun (2016)Remember that consumer law says items sold must be of satisfactory quality, or you can demand a refund or replacement. The Sun (2016)In the past five years I have had two hip replacements and one knee replacement. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I should have a replacement or refund of the 230 it cost. The Sun (2016)You should be able to demand your money back or a replacement within 30 days of buying the product if it isn't what you originally asked for. The Sun (2016)They have offered a replacement pair or refund if the stitching comes apart. The Sun (2011)What often happened was that the new ones became additions to the old ones rather than replacements. The Prisons We Deserve (1994)Made a tremendous impact as a replacement in his last two games. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The other was as a replacement full back. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The procedure involves the removal and replacement of faulty genes. The Sun (2016)They are two of a pool of reserve contestants lined up as potential replacements. The Sun (2006)They are now seeking a replacement speaker. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Lack of replacements always meant that the surge could not be sustained. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Shops are obliged to offer a refund or replacement for faulty goods. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The upshot is we need replacements now. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Backing in the long term means replacement. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Have a list of what you know works for you and find replacements if they have worn out. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Items must be of satisfactory quality and fit for purpose or you can demand a refund or replacement. The Sun (2016)In doing so it robs another molecule of an electron and this in turn sets out to find a replacement elsewhere. Fats, Nutrition and Health (1991)But he has backed his replacement. The Sun (2011)His old pair had split last week and the replacements only arrived on Friday. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Talks are on with a couple of possible replacements, say those who watch this one closest. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Today, you can expect to have two healthy meals and one meal replacement juice. The Sun (2014)And they are testing the animal's heart valves as a potential replacement for damaged human ones. The Sun (2013)He is constantly ill, has had one hip replacement and is waiting for another. The Sun (2007)They were all heckled for backing the replacement of Trident and for failing to condemn benefit cuts. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Power can drain away at any moment, triggered by a few bad results or speculation about a possible replacement. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He joined the squad last week as a replacement but could have been an original choice but for a lack of game time after a knee injury. Times, Sunday Times (2013) Potential replacements are inexperienced. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'replacement'
British English: replacement /rɪˈpleɪsmənt/ NOUN
If you refer to the replacement of one thing by another, you mean that the second thing takes the place of the first.
...the replacement of damaged or lost books.
- American English: replacement
- Arabic: اِسْتِبْدال
- Brazilian Portuguese: substituição
- Chinese: 替代者
- Croatian: zamjena
- Czech: výměna za nové
- Danish: udskiftning
- Dutch: vervanging
- European Spanish: reemplazo
- Finnish: korvaaminen
- French: remplacement
- German: Ersatz
- Greek: αντικατάσταση
- Italian: sostituzione
- Japanese: 置き換え
- Korean: 교체
- Norwegian: erstatning
- Polish: zastępstwo
- European Portuguese: substituição
- Romanian: înlocuire
- Russian: замена
- Spanish: reemplazo
- Swedish: utbyte
- Thai: การเปลี่ยน
- Turkish: yerini alma
- Ukrainian: заміна
- Vietnamese: sự thay thế
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