verb (used with object), su·per·ced·ed, su·per·ced·ing.
Examples from the Web for superceded
He was superceded on the 5th of the ensuing October—subjected to a court of inquiry—honorably acquitted and re-instated in 1782.Sages and Heroes of the American Revolution|L. Carroll Judson
Will the hum of trade and industry be hushed in her streets, and be superceded by the fluttering of bats and the hootings of owls?The History of Peru|Henry S. Beebe
After ordering out the military force of the State, are the civil authorities relieved or superceded by the military force?
In this country all this is superceded by Nature's own bountiful hand.Early Western Travels 1748-1846, Volume XXX|Joel Palmer
Invention had superceded the usefulness of animals in all departments: in the field and the chemistry of food.Mizora: A Prophecy|Mary E. Bradley