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supplant

Pronunciation: /səˈplænt; səˈplɑːnt/

Translation of supplant in Spanish:

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • [idea/method] sustituir*, reemplazar* she had been supplanted in his affections by another woman otra mujer la había suplantado en su corazón

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