Translation of substitution in Spanish:


sustitución, n.

Pronunciation /sʌbstɪˈtjuːʃn//ˌsəbstɪˈt(j)uʃ(ə)n/


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    sustitución feminine
    substitution of sth/sb for sth/sb
    • the substitution of wholewheat bread for white la sustitución del pan blanco por pan integral
    • a simple substitution of one word for another una simple sustitución de una palabra por otra
    • However, that substitution was no reflection on the efforts of Preston who had been having a steady game.
    • There are concerns about bench-marking and substitution and a whole lot of issues.
    • There is no other member of the club who can currently replace him, and that showed after his substitution.
    • The substitution of one person for another ranges from the literal to the abstract.
    • The adoption of class and therapeutic substitution are customer responses to poor perceived value.
    • Think of what the country could have been spared had that substitution not taken place.
    • The Attorney General opposed the motion for substitution on procedural grounds.
    • He rejects penal substitution because he thinks that God is love, and a loving God would never seek retribution.
    • Crop substitution and improved market access are essential in the next few years.
    • The substitution of an allegedly objective, measurable indicator can be appealing.
    • Those who do not speak an Indian language may not be blamed for this arbitrary vowel substitution.
    • The principle is to consider the field of rivalry in terms of the potential for substitution in the long term.
    • If substitution is called for, then we should face up to that, and not pretend that we are delivering the original thing.
    • At the same time, he raises the issue of substitution and exchange in a social and economic sphere.
    • He argues that this disjuncture comes from time's infinite capacity for substitution.
    • We are fast abandoning our cultural and religious values in substitution for western ideals.
    • A jar of dried basil or even a basil plant would be a more appropriate substitution than coriander.
    • In an act of substitution he replaces barren dryness with his fertile fluidity.
    • He made the type of telling substitution that he has employed to effect.
    • It is too late for crop substitution with this one because they are about to harvest it.