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  1. supersession.
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Origin of supersedure

An Americanism dating back to 1780–90; supersede + -ure
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Historical Examples of supersedure

  • But I appeal to them not to vote for this supersedure clause.

    American Eloquence, Volume III. (of 4)


  • Was there any provision in it which even squinted toward this notion of repeal by supersedure?

  • But, as in the case of the incandescent bulb, many a rival is now disputing the field, so that supersedure may be close at hand.

  • Was it not a supersedure of the old one, within the very language of the substitute for the bill which is now under consideration?