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1the moving of something from its place or position:vertical displacement of the shoreline a displacement of the vertebra at the bottom of the spine the removal of someone or something by someone or something else that takes their place:males may be able to resist displacement by other males the enforced departure of people from their homes, typically because of war, persecution, or natural disaster:the displacement of farmers by guerrilla activity the amount by which a thing is moved from its normal position:a displacement of 6.8 meters along the San Andreas fault 2the occupation by a submerged body or part of a body of a volume that would otherwise be occupied by a fluid. the amount or weight of fluid that would fill the volume displaced by a floating ship, used as a measure of the ship’s size:the submarine has a surface displacement of 2,185 tons technical the volume swept by a reciprocating system, as in a pump or engine. 3 Psychoanalysis the unconscious transfer of an intense emotion from its original object to another one:this phobia was linked with the displacement of fear of his father 4 Physics the component of an electric field due to free separated charges, regardless of any polarizing effects. the vector representing electric displacement. the flux density of electric displacement.