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used in Fahrenheit 451

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force to move; or to take the place of
  • One anger displacing another.
    p. 106.2
displacing = taking the place of
  • The zipper displaces the button and a man lacks just that much time to think while dressing at dawn, a philosophical hour, and thus a melancholy hour.
    p. 53.4
  • displaces = takes the place of
  • They had displaced each other.
    p. 153.5
displaced = taken each other's places
There are no more uses of "displace" in Fahrenheit 451.

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