Definition of 'supersede'
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This has now been superseded by new information received only today. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But these manoeuvres were quickly superseded by the threat of civil war. ELIZABETH AND MARY: Cousins, Rivals, Queens (2003)Like cassette players and wind-up windows, the humble wing mirror is about to be superseded by technology. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'supersede'
British English: supersede VERB
If something is superseded by something newer, it is replaced because it has become old-fashioned or unacceptable.
Hand tools are relics of the past that have now been superseded by the machine.
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