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supersedure

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n supersedure act of replacing one person or thing by another especially one held to be superior
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Supersedure The act of superseding, or setting aside; supersession; as, the supersedure of trial by jury.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n supersedure The act of superseding; supersession: as, the supersedure of trial by jury.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Supersedure a setting aside, the act of superseding
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. super, above, sed─ôre, sessum, to sit.

Usage

In literature:

This was hard mind-work for me, but I mastered the situation and escaped supersedure and punishment.
"Biography of a Slave" by Charles Thompson
But I appeal to them not to vote for this supersedure clause.
"American Eloquence, Volume III. (of 4) Studies In American Political History (1897)" by Various
SUPERSEDURE OF ROSECRANS BY THOMAS.
"The Greater Republic" by Charles Morris
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