Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: noun

Definitions: (noun) A substitution is the act of replacing one person or thing with another.

Examples: (noun) They had no extra players, so were unable to make any substitutions. (noun) The accidental substitution of one medicine for another can be deadly.

Synonyms: nouns: replacement, exchange, swap.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 5 D