Substituting
Substitute Sub"stit"ute, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Substituted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Substituting}.] [See {Substitute}, n.] To put in the place of another person or thing; to exchange. [1913 Webster]

Some few verses are inserted or substituted in the room of others. --Congreve. [1913 Webster]


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