supervene upon

Definitions of supervene upon
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v take the place or move into the position of

Synonyms:
replace, supercede, supersede, supplant
replace
substitute a person or thing for (another that is broken or inefficient or lost or no longer working or yielding what is expected)
put back, replace
put something back where it belongs
Types:
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deputise, deputize, step in, substitute
act as a substitute
displace, preempt
take the place of or have precedence over
usurp
take the place of
oust
remove and replace
cover
help out by taking someone's place and temporarily assuming his responsibilities
Type of:
come after, follow, succeed
be the successor (of)

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