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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French substitution, from Late Latin substitutio.

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substitution (countable and uncountable, plural substitutions)

  1. the act of substituting or the state of being substituted
  2. a substitute or replacement
  3. (chemistry) (especially in organic chemistry) the replacement of an atom, or group of atoms, in a compound, with another

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substitution f (plural substitutions)

  1. substitution