Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who or that which supersedes.

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  • noun One who, or that which, supersedes; a replacement or usurper.

Etymologies

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supersede +‎ -er

Examples

  • The only thing he was thinking of was that not far from him was a superseder in possession of something which was once his.

    Kitty Canary

  • The moment Bastides made his appearance, he was seized as an illicit trader by the governor Bobadilla, the oppressor and superseder of Columbus, and sent for trial to Spain.

    The American Quarterly Review, No. 17, March 1831

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