1 Levin could not make out why the opposition was to ask the marshal to stand whom they wanted to supersede.
2 He grazed his cattle on these slopes, and he learned to dig for tin when the bronze sword began to supersede the stone axe.
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3 He hustled on his overcoat, and bustled about in a way that showed that an energetic fit had superseded the apathetic one.
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4 Hogben's Folly was still eminent; the very flat, field-parcelled land had changed only in this--the tractor had to some extent superseded the plough.
5 This obscure, obsolete, superseded country figures in Domesday.
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6 It was almost as if the other face, the face of the superseded woman, had obliterated that of the intruder.
7 Gradually, unnoticed, all these persons began to disappear and a single question, that of the closed door, superseded all else.