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outplace

[ out-pleys ]
/ ˌaʊtˈpleɪs /
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verb (used with object), out·placed, out·plac·ing.
to provide outplacement for.
to displace; supplant: Suburban shopping malls outplaced urban department stores in many cities.
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Origin of outplace

First recorded in 1925–30; out- + place
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