verb (used with object), dis·placed, dis·plac·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM displacedis·place·a·ble, adjectivepre·dis·place, verb (used with object), pre·dis·placed, pre·dis·plac·ing.un·dis·place·a·ble, adjective
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When modern humans arrived on the scene in Eurasia, our numbers grew larger, we spread even further, and the Neanderthals and Denisovans ended up displaced and eventually extinct.What happens when you replace a human gene with its Neanderthal version?|John Timmer|February 11, 2021|Ars Technica
More than 50 people were displaced after a fire tore through an apartment building in Montgomery County.More than 50 people displaced after fire in Maryland apartment building|Dana Hedgpeth|February 8, 2021|Washington Post
That’s because road salts displace minerals in soil and groundwater, creating a condition known as physiological drought.Fish blood could hold the answer to safer de-icing solutions during snowstorms|By Monika Bleszynski/The Conversation|February 1, 2021|Popular Science
Meanwhile, the threat of being displaced by machines doesn’t improve worker efficiency.Beyond GameStop: Are You Ready for an Economic Moonshot?|Charu Kasturi|January 31, 2021|Ozy
Helena’s compassion saves Radius from the stamping mill, and he later leads the robot revolution that displaces the humans from power.
The tests in the study assumed that the ship would displace about 9690-tons; the Zumwalt is a 15,500-ton vessel.Can the Navy's $12 Billion Stealth Destroyer Stay Afloat?|Dave Majumdar|October 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But as machines continue to displace humans in a range of fields, they may exacerbate our structural problems with jobs growth.Robotic Technologies Could Aggravate the U.S. Problem of Slow Jobs Growth|Robert Shapiro|July 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And yet stories of individual acts of kindness and bravery are beginning to displace the horror.‘In the Face of Evil, Americans Will Lift Up What’s Good’|Eleanor Clift|April 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The damaged Monson home of two college-aged sisters, rendered unlivable, would displace their family for a year.
As someone who rejects that view, play futurist for a second: What kind of technologies could displace the Internet?The Internet Won’t Save Us: Evgeny Morozov’s Stand Against Technology Solutionism|Robert Herritt|March 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
There is much controversy as to whether stop-keys will eventually displace the older fashioned draw-knobs.The Recent Revolution in Organ Building|George Laing Miller
How well united you were in the choice of me I never was informed, and how soon attempts may be made to displace me I know not.
She had to displace her guitar from the sofa on which she had left it, to make room for her uncle to sit by her side.The Haunted Room|A. L. O. E.
Friendship between men is a beautiful thing, but of such delicate poise that only the touch of a finger is needed to displace it.The Doomsman|Van Tassel Sutphen
As the public expenses displace labour without increasing it, a second serious presumption presents itself against them.Essays on Political Economy|Frederic Bastiat