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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. desbancar
she supplanted her rivalarrebató el puesto a su rival
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supplant [səˈplɑːnt]
transitive verb
suplantar; reemplazar
He may be supplanted by a younger man.. By the 1930s the wristwatch had almost completely supplanted the pocket watch
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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